GXS Asia 2020 Virtual

Jul 15, 2020

GXS Asia 2020 Virtual

5:00 PM

10:00 PM


The flagship WFS Tech Conference for CEOs, founders, and investors of software and IT companies, covering Tech M&A: investment, growth, strategy, buyouts, sales, and mergers. Insights from: private equity, VC, angels, strategic buyers, M&A advisors, and CEOs who’ve had a successful exit.

2020 Top Ten Disruptive Tech Trends

Investors Panel: Will your strategy get funded?

Tech Valuation Metrics: What are you worth?

Buyers Panel: Do you have what they want?

Sellers Panel: Advice from CEOs who've sold.

Succession Planning: Selling during troubled times




Sameer Kanwar


Scott Krivokopich


Kevin Tan

Managing Partner

Kuo-Yi Lim

Senior Vice President

Mark White


Frank Stevenaar

Managing Partner

James Tan

Managing Partner

Joe Rouse


Joel Bar-El

Managing Partner

Joseph Lee


Aaron Hallmark

Senior Director

Alex Lega

Former CEO & Co-Founder

Andy Hill

ASEAN M&A Regional Advisor

Azli Jamil


Bob Hayward

Executive Vice President - Director

Daniel Bernstein

VP of Corporate Development

Dipesh Jain



Growth& Exit Strategies for Software & IT Companies 

Managing During Crisis 

Live from Singapore – July 14th,2020 – 12pm-5pm SST  

Virtual Live Webinar 


Welcome & Opening Remarks 

         Conference Chair: Mark White, Corum Group (Platinum Sponsor) 


12:05 –  12:25 

2020 Top Ten Disruptive  Technology Trends: Will they put you out of business? 

         Tim Goddard, Corum Group 


12:25 – 1:25 

Investors Panel: Will  your strategy get funded? 

          Scott Krivokopich, Investments, 1982  Ventures  

        James  Tan, Managing Partner, Quest Ventures 

          Kuo-Yi Lim, Managing Partner, Monk’s Hill Ventures 

          Joseph Lee, Managing Partner, Kairous Capital

          Sameer Kanwar, CEO, Basil Technology Partners  

          Moderator:  Dan Bernstein, EVP, Corum Group 


1:30 – 1:55 

Tech  Valuations & COVID19: What is your company worth? 

          Joel Espelien, Executive Director, Corum Group 


1:55 – 2:05 

Short Break 


2:15 – 3:15 

Buyers Panel: Do you have what they want? 

Bob Hayward, Principal, Deloitte APAC Consulting 

Dipesh Jain, VP Corp Dev, Genpact        

Joel Bar-El, CEO, Trax Retail  

Utkarsh Bahadur, VP & Head-Strat, Trans. & Strat. Partnerships, SAP APAC

Alex Lega, Senior Director of Corporate Development, Acronis

Frank Stevenaar, CFO, GoBear  

Moderator: Mark White, VP, Corum Group 

3:20 – 4:20    

Sellers Panel: Advice from CEOs who’ve sold & how to prepare for an exit 

        Aaron Hallmark, CEO, Catena Technologies

         Kevin Tan, Co-Founder, Epic Enterprises – CutQ

          Andy Hill, CEO and Co-Founder, Oniqua 

        Moderator: Azli Jamil, ASEAN M&A Regional Advisor


4:20 – 4:45 

Succession Planning: Selling During Troubled Times 

Bruce Milne, CEO, Corum Group 

Dan Bernstein, EVP, Corum Group