IIUSA EB-5 Investor Market Webinar Series: Hong Kong & South Asia
August 12, 2020 | 8:00 AM-10:00 AM EDT
Next week IIUSA, in partnership with Investment Migration Insider, will be hosting its next event in the Investor Market Webinar Series when we will be discussing trends in markets throughout South Asia. Investors, foreign intermediaries and IIUSA members are all invited to participate in this important educational event. Learn more about speakers below.
During the discussion, our expert panelists will be sharing their thoughts on two separate panels covering U.S. investment immigration basics and providing critical updates on the EB-5 Regional Center Program. Learn more about our panelists below.
Panel 1: The Basics of U.S. Investment Immigration
Ky Boyle, Vice President, CMB Regional Centers
Mr. Ky W. Boyle is the Vice President of CMB’s Asia Market and as such is responsible for coordinating CMB’s network of relationships in Asia. Mr. Boyle has over thirty years of business leadership and management experience. Mr. Boyle has been involved in the EB-5 industry since 2010 and is a frequent speaker in EB-5 events. Mr. Boyle has been active in economic development throughout the past three decades and has participated in trade missions in Asia as a member of the State of Iowa’s trade delegation...Learn More
Gar Lippincott, Managing Director, Atlantic American Partners
Gar Lippincott joined Atlantic American in 2005 and is a founding principal of the Atlantic American series of EB-5 funds. Serving as Managing Partner, Mr. Lippincott overseas the Fund’s day-to-day operations, including marketing, as well as sourcing and underwriting investments…Learn More
Kurt Reuss, Founder, EB5 Marketplace
Kurt has been a stakeholder in the EB-5 community since 2012. As a member of IIUSA, the EB-5 Regional Center Association, Kurt was the founding chairman of IIUSA’s Compliance Committee. Kurt has moderated the influential EB5 Securities Roundtable since 2016, as well as the EB5 Immigration Lawyers Roundtable since 2018…Learn More
Sebastian Stubbe, CEO, Pine State Regional Center
Mr. Stubbe has more than 20 years of experience in fund management and investment banking. Prior to joining Pine State, Mr. Stubbe was a founding partner of an investment management firm in New York, and he previously worked with Salomon Smith Barney in New York and London…Learn More
Wendy Yuwen, International Finance & Asset Management, Lennar
Wendy Yuwen is International Finance & Asset Management Specialist at Lennar International, a Lennar corporation, where she supports team-wide efforts on Lennar’s international sales and global engagement. She also has experience in real estate investment & development, public & private infrastructure investment and mergers & acquisitions.
Wendy earned an M.B.A. from MIT Sloan School of Management, an M.S.E. in Civil Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin, and a B.E. in Civil Engineering from Tsinghua University, China.
Panel 2: Key EB-5 Updates and Insights into South Asian Investor Markets
Roberto Contreras IV, Director, New Markets, Houston EB5
Since coming on board in 2013, Roberto Contreras IV has been responsible for expanding Houston EB5’s global presence. Roberto works with clients, agents, and attorneys to identify and develop new markets. He previously spent 5 years in East Asia opening Houston EB5’s offices and managing teams in China and the Philippines….Learn More
Niral Patel, Partner, David Hirson & Partners
Niral has experience in many aspects of business immigration law, including both EB-5 and non-EB-5 practice areas. For EB-5 matters, Niral works closely with investors, regional centers, and project developers in formulating source of funds strategies, regional center creation and operations, and overall EB-5 compliance for projects…Learn More
Winnie Ng, CEO & Chief Counsel, Manhattan Regional Center
As Chief Executive Officer of the Manhattan Regional Center, Attorney Ng directs the affairs of the regional center and leads its senior executive team. As Chief Counsel of the regional center and its associated projects, Attorney Ng works closely with securities and immigration counsels in an effort to ensure that the regional center and its associated projects are in compliance with current securities and EB-5 laws and regulations, and to help investors obtain approvals to their EB-5 petitions…Learn More
Abteen Vaziri, Managing Director, Brevet
Mr. Vaziri currently serves as a Managing Director at Brevet Capital Management, a hedge fund focused on debt financing with a focus on government transactions, where Mr. Vaziri Co-Manages a real estate portfolio with over $280 million in assets and helps underwrite real estate hotel and multifamily projects and provides with the EB-5 financing of real estate projects…Learn More