Global Indonesia Professionals Association (GIPA) aims to promote business and investment links overseas through highly talented Indonesian diaspora professionals and executives across G20 and ASEAN and to be Indonesia’s economic diplomacy community partner. GIPA represents Indonesian professionals and executives working in 10 key industry groups. We are running virtual webinar sessions, called Global Connect Series to share latest trends and perspectives that matter to Indonesian professionals and executives abroad.
Global Connect Series: Fireside Chat with Mark Mobius – the Godfather of Emerging Markets
We were delighted to have Mark Mobius join our Global Connect Series on the 20th of June 2020 where we discussed the changing global order post COVID-19 global order, COVID-19’s impacts towards Emerging Markets (EM) and the investment landscape, as well as his globe-trotting leadership journey. Mark is the founder of Mobius Capital Partners LLP and is famously known as ‘the Godfather of Emerging Markets’ by Reuters. Previously, Mark led Templeton Emerging Markets Group as its executive chairman, during which he managed to grow US$100mn in AuM across six countries to over US$50bn in AuM across 70 countries.
In this session, we focused on the following key themes:
Founder of Mobius Capital Partners LLP, Former Executive Chairman of Templeton Emerging Market Group, Dr. Mark Mobius
Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs of Indonesia, Former Head of Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board,H.E. Mahendra Siregar
ASEAN Capital Market Lead, Accenture UK and Chairman of GIPA, Steven Marcelino
Balkanisation will be the new norm in the global order as multilateral agreements and international governance weaken. Indonesia should be evaluate its strategic positioning as we enter the new decade with more shifts in the global order to come
Action:Evaluate Indonesia’s strategic positioning in response to latest shifts in the global order
Emerging Markets are bouncing back from the COVID-19 crisis and will benefit from the changing global supply chains. Indonesia should strategize how it could lead this shift and position itself well in the upcoming Global Order.
Action:Evaluate Indonesia’s strategic positioning for the next decade to kick start the next 5th industrial revolution
The next financial crisis will come from technology, leading to a crash in financial market infrastructure.
Action:Evaluate Indonesia’s cyber security and defence capabilities nationwide and in Financial
Dr. Mobius’ two key strategies are learning from history and investing in companies with a good ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance)
Action:Disseminate to GIPA professional hubs globally
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