Inaugural Session – Opening remarks and keynote speeches

Opening Remarks:
Mr. Kishor Kansagra
, Chairman, Bombay Stock Exchange Brokers’ Forum (BBF)

Chief Guest:
Mr. K. Rajaraman, Chairperson, International Financial Services Centres Authority (IFSCA)

Special Guests:
Mr. Ashish Chauhan, MD & CEO, National Stock Exchange of India Limited (NSE)
Mr. Sundararaman Ramamurthy, MD & CEO, BSE Limited (BSE)
Ms. Latika S Kundu, MD & CEO, Metropolitan Stock Exchange of India Limited (MSE)
Mr. Nehal Vora, MD & CEO, Central Depository Services (India) Limited (CDSL)
Ms. Padmaja Chunduru, MD & CEO, National Securities Depository Limited (NSDL)

Plenary Session A

Decarbonization through transition finance and green-tech – How capital markets contribute

Mr. Mushtaq Asagar Kapasi, Managing Director, Chief Representative, Asia-Pacific, International Capital Market Association (ICMA)

Mr. Isao Hishikawa, Director, Chief Officer for International Affairs & Research, Japan Securities Dealers Association (JSDA)
Ms. Diana Parusheva-Lowery, Executive Director – Public Policy and Sustainable Finance, Asia Securities Industry & Financial Markets Association (ASIFMA)
Ms. Ariya Tiranaprakij, Senior Executive Vice President, Thai Bond Market Association (ThaiBMA)
Dr. Harish Ahuja, Head, Product & Strategy Development (Power & Carbon Markets), Primary Market relationship and Investor awareness/ services, National Stock Exchange of India Limited (NSE)

Plenary Session B

Digitalisation and innovation in capital markets

Mr. Urban Mauritz Funered, Chief Executive Officer, Swedish Securities Markets Association (SSMA)

Mr. Luke Lim, Chairman, Securities Association of Singapore (SAS)
Mr. Naran-Uchral Tsedev, Chairman, Mongolian Association of Securities Dealers (MASD)
Mr. Isidorio Fernandes, Chief Technology Officer, Metropolitan Stock Exchange of India Limited (MSE)
Mr. Sunil Batra, Chief Technology Officer, National Securities Depository Limited (NSDL)

Plenary Session C

Regulation and Financial Market Integrity

Mr. Michael Heinrich Sterzenbach, Secretary General, Bundesverband der Wertpapierfirmen (bwf)

Mr. Pichet Sithi-Amnuai, Chairman, Association of Thai Securities Companies (ASCO)
Mr. Yoon, Sung Hwan, Director of International Affairs Department, Korea Financial Investment Association (KOFIA)
Mrs. Pham Minh Huong, Member of the Executive Committee, Vietnam Association of Securities Business (VASB)
Ms. Sushri Kamala K, Chief Regulatory Officer, BSE Ltd.
Ms. Nayana Ovalekar, Chief Regulatory Officer, Central Depository Services Limited (CDSL)

India’s growth story for next decade – Capital Market Outlook, Economy

Mr. Navneet Munot, MD & CEO, HDFC Asset Management Company Limited (HDFC AMC)

Speech by JSDA, Introduction by ASF 2024 Host

Mr. Toshio Morita, Chairman and CEO, Japan Securities Dealers Association (JSDA)

Closing Remarks by ASF 2023 Host BBF

Mr. Anurag Bansal, Vice Chairman, Bombay Stock Exchange Brokers’ Forum (BBF)

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