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Wertheimer’s Family Office in Search for More Winning Bets

May 07. 2021
Gerard and Alain Wertheimer run one of the most recognizable fashion brands in the world, Chanel. Chanel reports billions in annual revenues, and it sells its merchandise in stores around the world. The company is now in the hands of Pierre Wertheimer’s grandsons, the man credited with creating a global fashion icon. Like many other affluent families, the Wertheimer family relies on a family office to run its financial affairs. Mousse Partners is the family office’s name and has been in operation since 1990. The business has its main off...

Wealth Management Connect (WMC) to bolster investment in Greater Bay Area

March 19. 2021
Residents of Hong Kong, Guangdong and Macau will be allowed to invest in a new scheme. The pilot plan, Wealth Management Connect (WMC) will allow investments across borders in the Greater Bay Area. Asia has seen a substantial rise in the number of high-net-worth individuals and first-time entrepreneurs. They have generated great wealth in a very short amount of time. Hong Kong has been battling with Singapore for prime position as a family office hub over the past couple of years. Both offer lucrative opportunities for high net worth la...

Narrative Embedded – Family Governance

February 04. 2021
Business Families — Dynamic Social Systems
Business Families are dynamic, cybernetic social systems on a macroscopic level, made up of inter-dependent individuals who are sub-systems on a microscopic level.

Asia’s Rising Consumers and the unique challenges of a millennial-managed family office: Q&A With RHL Ventures’ Rachel Lau

Rachel Lau, Managing Partner, RHL Ventures March 23, 2020 Founded in 2016, RHL Ventures is a multi-family office private investment firm headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Currently led by Rachel Lau, Raja Hamzah Abidin and Jo Jo Kong, the firm focuses on investing in startups as well as small and medium medium-sized enterprises across the Southeast Asian region. MarketCurrents WealthNet spoke with Rachel Lau to learn more about Asia’s emerging cohort of young consumers, the innovative businesses that ho...

Indian Investment Landscape

Indian Investment Landscape

MarketCurrents welcomed Bharat Bhise of Bravia Capital in New York as well as Nitai Utkarsh of HeroMoto Corp’s family office based out of Delhi. Sumehr Sondhi moderated this panel on The Indian Investment Landscape.

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Asia’s Rising Consumers and the unique challenges of a millennial-managed family office: Q&A With RHL Ventures’ Rachel Lau

March 23, 2020
Founded in 2016, RHL Ventures is a multi-family office private investment firm headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Currently led by Rachel Lau, Raja Hamzah Abidin and Jo Jo Kong, the firm focuses on investing in startups as well as small and medium medium-sized enterprises across the Southeast Asian region.

An Outlook for 2020: Q&A With Bravia Capital’s Bharat Bhise

Jan 16, 2020
With offices in New York, Hong Kong, Mumbai, Seoul and Hanoi, Bravia Capital’s Founder and Chief Executive Bharat Bhise has a uniquely global perspective on private investments. In his conversation with MarketCurrents, he shares his outlook and concerns for the family office at the start of the new year.

Outlook for Real Estate Investors: Q&A with Dean Sam Chandan

Dec 19. 2019
Allocation to direct real estate investments among family office portfolios climbed to 17%, according to the 2019 Global Family Office Report published by UBS. We spoke to Dean Sam Chandan, PhD, the Larry & Klara Silverstein Chair in Real Estate Development and Investment and dean of NYU’s Schack Institute of Real Estate, to gain his views on the outlook for the sector. He is also founder of Chandan Economics, a provider of multifamily and commercial real estate mortgage data and risk analytics to banks and bank regulators.