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EMPEA Membership Application

To become an EMPEA member, please fill out the online membership application below or download the PDF version.  

Please Note: This application takes approximately 10 minutes to fill out. Please allow sufficient time to complete the online form. 

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Step One: Membership Overview (check one)

EMPEA membership is open to a broad range of institutions, including GPs, LPs, emerging markets business associations, private equity professional service providers, multilateral institutions, academic institutions and other organizations.*

*Membership is on an annual basis and runs on a cycle of April 1st – March 31st. New memberships between April 15th and July 1st will be invoiced for the current year on a pro-rated basis. After July 1st, new memberships will be invoiced for the remainder of the current year on a pro-rated basis plus the regular fee for the next full membership cycle.


Membership Level

Description

Leadership Circle

Open to LPs, GPs, DFIs, professional service providers and other organizations. Leadership Circle membership offers the opportunity to benefit from the highest level of membership features and to make a significant commitment to supporting EMPEA’s mission of fostering a vibrant and informed industry to realize investment returns and sustainable growth in emerging markets.

Limited Partners
Institutional Investors

Open to all institutional investors that invest in private equity funds. These include public and private pension funds, insurance companies, family offices, DFIs, Sovereign Wealth Funds, endowments, and foundations.

Limited Partners
3rd Party Fund Managers

These include fund of funds, secondaries funds, multi-family offices and specialist advisers, gatekeepers and consultants with discretionary mandates that invest in private equity funds.

Fund Managers

Private equity, private debt and venture capital fund managers who manage third-party capital in blind pools of closed-ended investment vehicles, investing into listed and non-listed companies.

Direct Investors

Institutional investors, corporate entities and family offices whose direct private equity investments make up a majority of their overall private equity portfolio.

Professional Service Providers

Open to all industry advisors, intermediaries, strategic investors, and other service providers within the private equity and venture capital industry. These include law firms, accounting/auditing firms, consulting/advisory firms, executive search firms, insurance firms, placement agents, publishing/communications firms, software providers and third-party fund administrators.

Associates

Open to academic, governmental and non-profit institutions.

Membership Type

(please check appropriate box of member category to which you are applying)

Annual Fee

Leadership Circle

$30,000

$25,000

$18,500

$18,500

Limited Partners: Institutional Investors

$3,000

Check the relevant category:

Limited Partners: 3rd Party Fund Managers

$10,500

$8,500

$6,500

$5,500

$4,500

$3,500

Check the relevant category:

Fund Managers

$12,500

$9,500

$7,500

$5,500

$4,500

$3,500

Direct Investors

$5,000

$4,000

$4,000

Professional Service Providers

$10,000

$7,500

$5,000

$3,500

Associates

$3,700

Step Two: Contact Information

Headquarters Address and Contact Details

* Required Field

Mailing Address (If different from physical address above)

Step Two: Contact Information (continued)

  • *The contact details of the indicated Key Contact(s) will be included with your firm profile in the online and print versions of the EMPEA Member Directory (externally facing; will be visible in Member Directory).

Step Three: Organization Profile

About Your Organization

  • Geographic Focus

  • Fund Type Preference


Funds Currently Managed or Advised

  • Fund Type Preference

Step Four: Additional Information

Additional Information

  • Please tell us what you hope to gain most out of membership:


3. Please provide two references, one of which must be from a current EMPEA Member firm, whom we may contact regarding your organization.


4. Did someone from an EMPEA Member firm refer you to membership? If so, whom may we thank for referring you?

Step Five: Review & Submit

By submitting this application your organization agrees to its membership commitments and obligations through at least one full membership cycle.* Membership payment not received within 3 months of the invoice date will void this application and terminate your membership benefits. The signature of your organization’s contact person below attests to this agreement.