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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Jason de Sousa (Lend Lease)

Lend Lease
Director - Major Projects

An experienced infrastructure investment and policy strategist, Jason de Sousa is an Investment Manager with the Group Major Projects Team at Lendlease - a leading international property and infrastructure group.

Prior to this he served in senior roles in the New South Wales Government, including Chief of Staff to the Minister for Roads, Freight and Infrastructure, and Senior Adviser - Infrastructure to the Premier of New South Wales.

Jason also served as an Adviser to the Australian Federal Finance Minister, Senator the Hon Nick Minchin.

During his consulting career, Jason established the Australian practice of the Washington DC based infrastructure economics consulting firm, Castalia. He also formed the Advisory Practice of Statecraft, a boutique consulting firm advising market participants on legislative, political and regulatory risk in investment transactions.

Jason has acted for public and private sector clients in Asia and Australasia advising on public private partnerships, infrastructure investment strategy, and regulation.

He has a particular interest in working with international governments and the private sector in stimulating infrastructure development and driving value for money in the delivery of public services. He is qualified in Economics, Business and International Relations, and has an MBA from the Australian Graduate School of Management.

Jason is married to Marguerite de Sousa and they have two daughters, Eloise and Emma. His personal interests include Australian Rugby Union, Formula 1 racing and jogging.