Rethink Generations
Celebrating 222 years of innovation

Wednesday, 31 October 2018
Tokyo, Japan

Please confirm your presence by Monday, 1 October 2018


The Partners of Lombard Odier Group request the pleasure of your company in Tokyo – cradle to some of Asia’s most revered multi-generational firms and leading innovators – to celebrate 25 years of operations in Japan and 222 years of Lombard Odier Group.

We will gather regional entrepreneurs to share experiences of navigating family businesses and outline solutions to invest in a sustainable future.


  • Wednesday, 31 October 2018
    • 9.00 am

      Experiential visits reflecting tradition and culture in Japan

      Venue: Meeting point at Palace Hotel lobby, 8.45 am

      Japanese tea ceremony

      Heritage house discovery

    • 12.00 pm

      Journey Through Time luncheon

      Venue: Happo-en, “Nuit suite”

      Celebrating the evolution of Japanese cuisine and the 222nd anniversary of Lombard Odier Group

    • 2.00 pm

      Rethink Generations forum

      Venue: Happo-en, “Jour suite”

    • Welcome remarks

      Vincent Magnenat ∙ Limited Partner ∙ CEO Asia Pacific ∙ Lombard Odier

    • Sustainability over Generations

      Patrick Odier ∙ Senior Managing Partner ∙ Lombard Odier

    • 2.15 pm

      Family business dialogue

      Lee Wong ∙ Asia Head of Family Services ∙ Lombard Odier

      Roger King ∙ Professor ∙ Tanoto Centre for Asian Family Business and Entrepreneurship ∙ Hong Kong University of Science & Technology

    • 2.45 pm

      Rethink Generations panel

    • 3.15 pm

      Afternoon tea

      Traditional Japanese confectionary representing four centuries of history, courtesy of family business Toraya

    • 3.45 pm

      The Sustainability Revolution presentation

      Carolina Minio-Paluello ∙ Global Head of Solutions ∙
      Lombard Odier Investment Managers

    • 4.15 pm

      Investing for Good panel

    • 4.45 pm

      Rethink Business presentation

      Daisuke Sakai ∙ Co-founder ∙ teamLab

    • 5.15 pm


    • 7.00 pm

      Lombard Odier anniversary dinner

      Venue: Palace Hotel, “Yamabuki room”, 4th floor

    • 9.30 pm

      Au revoir

japanese tea ceremony.

Venue: Meeting point at Palace Hotel lobby, 8.45 am

Experience a traditional tea ceremony and wagashi-tasting (Japanese sweets) by a qualified master in a private tea room in the grand Buddhist temple of Zojoji, as well as a guided explanation of other key structures in Shiba Park central Tokyo and their significant role in history during the Edo period.

First come, first served

Coach transfer to luncheon and forum at Happo-en will depart at 11.30 am

Dress code: Business attire

heritage house discovery.

Venue: Meeting point at Palace Hotel lobby, 8.45 am

Courtesy of Heritage House Trust, discover how Sonoda House is a perfect prototype of post-World War II western architectural influences impacting the construction of traditional Japanese wooden houses.

There will be live musical accompaniment from a non-profit organization during the tour, and linked with Heritage House Trust.

First come, first served

Coach transfer to luncheon and forum at Happo-en will depart at 11.30 am

Dress code: Business attire

journey through time luncheon.

Venue: Happo-en, “Nuit Suite”

From the local delights of the Edo period through to modern day delicacies, we will take you on a Journey Through Time luncheon with a panoply of Japanese food, a cuisine that continues to evolve, influence and derive appreciation around the world.

Dress code: Business attire

rethink generations forum.

Venue: Happo-en, “Jour suite”

The Rethink Generations forum will gather clients from Japan, Asia and Europe to share their experiences in leading entrepreneurial ventures and family businesses, and to glean insights into ways to manage their interests and investments in a sustainable manner.

Forum dress code: Business attire

Coach transfers to dinner at the Palace Hotel will be arranged by
Lombard Odier, departing at 5.30 pm


Lombard Odier anniversary dinner.

Venue: Palace Hotel, “Yamabuki room”, 4th floor

From the pinnacle of creating Edo sushi to the transformative fusion flavours of modern day Japan, we will celebrate our 222nd anniversary with a four-course meal that reflects the evolution of Japanese cuisine over the centuries, crafted by the Palace Hotel’s executive chef Masatoshi Saito and Michelin starred sushi chef Shinji Kanesaka.

There will be a live performance by sand artist Karin Ito during dinner where she will portray Lombard Odier’s 222 year legacy with images that signify our progression from the past to the future.

Coach transfer to dinner from Happo-en will be arranged by Lombard Odier

Changing facilities will be available if required at the Palace Hotel

Dinner dress code: Cocktail


Journey Through Time luncheon
Venue: Happo-en, “Nuit suite”

Rethink Generations afternoon forum
Venue: Happo-en, “Jour suite”

Happo-en “Jour & Nuit Suite”
Tokyo 108-8631


Experiential visits meeting point
Lombard Odier anniversary dinner

Palace Hotel
1-1-1 Marunouchi
Tokyo 100-0005



For more information you can contact
Mikiko Nakagawa
T +81 3 5114 1430


Please confirm your presence to your relationship manager before
Monday, 1 October 2018.

Alternatively you may click on the following link below to send your reply:
Rethink Generations form

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