About the World Capital Markets Symposium 2018

The Securities Commission Malaysia is proud to host its fifth World Capital Markets Symposium 2018 (WCMS 2018)in conjunction with the SC’s 25th anniversary from 6-7 February 2018. Themed “Renaissance of Capitalism: Markets for Growth”, this year’s symposium featuresover 30 global thought leaders and market experts including Helen Clark, former Prime Minister of New Zealand; Yanis Varoufakis, former Finance Minister of Greece;Liqun Jin, President and Chairman of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank,Sir David Tweedie, Chairman of the International Valuation Standards Council;Douglas Flint, former Group Chairman, HSBC; and Fareed Zakaria, host of CNN’s Global Public Square.

Conference Schedule

  • Day 1 - Tuesday 6 February 2018


  • 07:30 - 09:00

  • 09:05 - 09:105

  • 09:15 - 09:25

  • 09:25 - 10:00

  • 10:00 - 11:00
    Former Prime Minister of New Zealand & Administrator, UN Development Programme<br/> <br/> <strong>Moderator: Riz Khan</strong>, International Journalist and Broadcaster

  • 11:00 - 11:15

  • 11:15 - 12:00
    President & Chairman, Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank<br/><br/> <strong>Moderator: Jose Isidro N. (Lito) Camacho</strong>, Managing Director & Vice Chairman, Credit Suisse, Asia Pacific

  • 12:00 - 1:00
    How is global finance evolving to fit the needs of tomorrow’s markets. <br/><br/> <strong>Speakers:</strong> <ol type="1"> <li><strong>Sir David Tweedie</strong>, Chairman, International Valuation Standards Council and Former Chairman, International Accounting Standards Board</li> <li><strong>Douglas Flint</strong>, Former Group Chairman, HSBC</li> <li><strong>Dato' Sri Nazir Razak</strong>, Chairman, CIMB Group</li> <li><strong>Jacob Hook</strong>, Managing Partner, Oliver Wyman, Asia Pacific</li> <li><strong>John D’Agostino</strong>, Managing Director, DMS</li> </ol> <br/> <strong>Moderator: Riz Khan</strong>, International Journalist and Broadcaster

  • 13:00 - 14:15

  • 14:15 - 15:00
    With increasing climate change, what will it take to bridge the infrastructure gap? <br/><br/> <strong>Speakers:</strong> <br/> <ol type="1"> <li><strong>Jose Isidro N. (Lito) Camacho</strong>, Managing Director & Vice Chairman, Credit Suisse, Asia Pacific</li> <li><strong>Alan Synnott</strong>, Managing Director, Product Strategy, BlackRock Infrastructure</li> <li><strong>Jonathan Drew</strong>, Managing Director, Infrastructure and Real Estate Group, HSBC </li> </ol> <strong>Moderator: Ian Johnston</strong>, Chief Executive, Dubai Financial Services Authority

  • 15:00 - 16:00
    How do we achieve a balance in meeting short term imperatives while operating with a long-term vision and strategy? <br/><br/> <strong>Speakers:</strong> <br/> <ol type="1"> <li><strong>Ashley Alder</strong>, Chief Executive Officer, Securities and Futures Commission, Hong Kong and Chair, IOSCO Board</li> <li><strong>Masamichi Kono</strong>, Deputy Secretary General, Organisation for Economic Co-operation Development (OECD) </li> <li><strong>Tan Sri Datuk Wira Azman Mokhtar</strong>, Managing Director, Khazanah Nasional Berhad </li> <li><strong>Professor Didier Cossin</strong>, Founder and Director, IMD Global Board Center </li> </ol> <strong>Moderator: David Wright</strong>, Chair, EUROFI; Partner, Flint-Global; and Former Secretary General, IOSCO

  • 16:00 - 16:15

  • 16:15 - 17:45
    Host, CNN’s Fareed Zakaria GPS<br/><br/> <strong>Moderator: Riz Khan</strong>, International Journalist and Broadcaster

  • 17.45

  • Day 2 – Wednesday 7 February 2018


  • 07:30 - 09:00

  • 09:00 - 10:15
    Former Greek Finance Minister, Economist and Author<br/><br/> <strong>Moderator: Riz Khan</strong>, International Journalist and Broadcaster

  • 10:15 - 11:15
    What are the challenges impacting responsible investment decisions and capital allocation? <br/><br/> <strong>Speakers:</strong> <br/> <ol type="1"> <li><strong>Dr Steve Waygood</strong>, Chief Responsible Investment Officer, AVIVA Group </li> <li><strong>Fiona Reynolds</strong>, Managing Director, UN Principles for Responsible Investment </li> <li><strong>Georg Kell</strong>, Chairman, Arabesque and Founder, UN Global Compact</li> <li><strong>Datuk Dr. Mohd Daud Bakar</strong>, Founder and Executive Chairman, Amanie Group</li> </ol> <strong>Moderator: Sean Kidney</strong>, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, Climate Bonds

  • 11:15 - 11:30

  • 11:30 - 12:30
    What is the future of digital finance, its opportunities and risks? <br/><br/> <strong>Speakers:</strong> <br/> <ol type="1"> <li><strong>Kit Wong</strong>, Chief Executive Officer, Lu International</li> <li><strong>John D’Agostino</strong>, Managing Director, DMS</li> <li><strong>Navin Gupta</strong>, Country Head, Ripple India</li> </ol> <strong>Moderator: Yvonne Man</strong>, Anchor, Bloomberg Television

  • 12:30 - 14:00

  • 14:00 - 15:00
    What are the challenges impacting the progress of women in leadership roles? <br/><br/> <strong>Speakers:</strong> <br/> <ol type="1"> <li><strong>Anna Marrs</strong>, Regional Chief Executive Officer, Standard Chartered Bank, ASEAN and South Asia</li> <li><strong>Junko Nakagawa</strong>, Executive Vice President, Executive Managing Director and Chief Risk Officer, Nomura Asset Management</li> <li><strong>Sophie Guerin</strong>, Head of Diversity and Inclusion, Asia Pacific, Japan and China Dell Inc. </li> <li><strong>Vicky Lay</strong>, Managing Director, Artesian Venture Partners</li> </ol> <strong>Moderator: Sir David Tweedie</strong>, Chairman, International Valuation Standards Council and Former Chairman, International Accounting Standards Board

  • 15:00 - 16:00
    The role of youth in shaping social, economic and environmental development. <br/><br/> <strong>Speakers:</strong> <br/> <ol type="1"> <li><strong>Datuk Nicol David</strong>, Eight-time World Squash Champion and National Goodwill Ambassador, UNDP Malaysia</li> <li><strong>Heidy Quah</strong>, Founder of Refuge For The Refugees </li> <li><strong>Edwin Macharia</strong>, Partner and Regional Director, Dalberg Advisors and WEF Young Future Leader 2015</li> </ol> <strong>Moderator: Deborah Henry</strong>, Co-Founder, Fugee School

  • 16:00 - 17:00
    <strong>Speakers:</strong> <br/> <ol type="1"> <li><strong>Dr Michael Spencer</strong>, Managing Director, Global Head, Economics Research; Chief Economist and Head, Research, Asia Pacific, Deutsche Bank</li> <li><strong>Daniel Reyes</strong>, Principal, Head of Investments, Vanguard, Asia Pacific </li> <li><strong>Chi Lo</strong>, Senior Economist, Greater China, BNP Paribas Asset Management </li> <li><strong>Sadiq Currimbhoy</strong>, Head of Research and Global Investment Strategist, Maybank Kim Eng</li> </ol> <strong>Moderator: Yvonne Man</strong>, Anchor, Bloomberg Television

  • 17:00

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Location

Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur
Kuala Lumpur City Centre, 50088 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia