Welcome to the 2016 Impact Investment Summit Asia Pacific.

We are excited to present you this year’s program of the Asia Pacific’s largest gathering of impact investors. 

Please note that more speakers will join our stellar lineup - watch this space for updates and news!

The Program may be subject to change due to unforseen circumstances.
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Ian Learmonth (SVA)

Social Ventures Australia (SVA)
Executive Director, Impact Investing

Ian joined SVA in 2011 to establish its Impact Investing team. He has worked alongside State and Federal Governments, trusts and foundations and superannuation funds on innovative ways to deploy capital to address pressing social needs – including a $30m impact investment trust with HESTA and Australia’s first social impact bond, the Newpin SBB with the NSW government. Ian was formerly an Executive Director of Macquarie Bank for 12 years and has over 20 years of investment banking experience in Sydney, Hong Kong and London.

He has been involved in establishing and leading a number of businesses including asset finance, principal investment (including in carbon and renewable energy) as well as corporate advice in the infrastructure sector. Ian has degrees in Law and Commerce from the University of Queensland is a director of Australian Affordable Housing Securities, Sydney’s Belvoir theatre and sits on the Clean Energy Finance Corporation’s investment committee.