The Euromoney Myanmar Global Investment Forum

Peter Ryder

Chief Executive Officer

Indochina Capital


Peter is the chief executive officer of Vietnam-based Indochina Capital, one of Vietnam’s leading advisory, investment and real estate development companies (Indochina Land). Since Indochina Capital’s establishment in 1999, Mr Ryder has focused on the company’s real estate activities but also played an active management role in the other aspects of the company’s business (advisory, equities and finance). Indochina Land has developed a number of prominent commercial and residential projects in Saigon and Hanoi, including River Garden (Saigon) and Indochina Plaza Hanoi and several resort and residential developments along Vietnam’s pristine coast, most notably the renowned luxury resorts, The Nam Hai (Hoi An), Six Senses Con Dao, and Hyatt Regency Danang Resort and Spa. Today Indochina Land is pursuing a number of additional Vietnam real estate and hospitality opportunities within its Vietnam focused joint venture with Kajima Corporation, one of Japan’s largest and most prestigious contractors and real estate developers. Peter chairs the investment committee for Indochina Capital’s Vietnam listed equities investment division (ICA), an effort that has produced outstanding results for the last decade plus, outperforming the index in 12 of the last 13 years (including year-to-date 2016). He has been active in Vietnam’s equities market since 1993 when he purchased shares in REE, the first Vietnamese SOE to be privatised and the first company listed on the Vietnam Index. Peter has lived and worked in Vietnam for the last 25 years. He was the chairman of the American Chamber of Commerce in Hanoi from 1999 to 2001 and served as a board member from 1995 to 2005, rejoining the board in 2015. Educated as an anthropologist/archaeologist, Peter received a masters of arts degree in anthropology with a Mayan studies focus from the University of Pennsylvania in 1983.


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Tue 13 - Wed 14 Sep 2016

Myanmar International Convention Centre 2, Nay Pyi Taw