Vesta Partners serves as representative of Myanmar Capital Partners in its relationships with The World Bank Group, the U.S.government's international development agencies, and U.S.-based private equity firms, consulting firms and corporations focused on business opportunities in Myanmar.
Myanmar Capital Partners
Myanmar Capital Partners conducts market entry research and market analysis on behalf of a range of clients, from private equity firms and institutional investors to corporations and start-ups. They also offer consultancy and advisory services to help established and newly arrived firms navigate the regulatory and business environment in Myanmar. The firm publishes the monthly MCP Myanmar Insights to provide clients and friends with its unrivaled on-the-ground perspective of developments in Myanmar. Recent issues include:
Vesta Partners in Asia
The leadership team of Vesta Partners has extensive corporate finance advisory experience in Asia. Co-founder Theodore (Ted) Burns was previously employed with the International Privatization Group of PricewaterhouseCoopers where he served as resident project manager of the USAID-funded SOE IPO Pilot Project in Indonesia and the ADB-funded Restructuring Program for SOEs in Gujarat, and had additional project and transaction experience in Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, Thailand, China and South Korea. Managing Director Ken Burd also worked with PwC in Japan and South Korea, and later held roles with Lehman Brothers Real Estate Partners, based in Hong Kong, with projects in China, South Korea, Thailand, Indonesia and Singapore. The pair has since undertaken a number of capital raising engagements through Vesta Partners with clients based in Thailand and Myanmar.
Representation of Myanmar Capital Partners in the United States