What is EMPEA?
Founded in 2004 by a handful of visionaries at the heart of the emerging markets private equity and venture capital industry, EMPEA is an independent, global membership association whose mission is to catalyze private equity and venture capital investment in emerging markets.
EMPEA leverages an unparalleled global industry network to deliver authoritative intelligence, promote best practices, and provide unique networking opportunities. Whether you are an LP choosing an investment location and fund manager, or a GP seeking new sources of capital, EMPEA creates opportunities for members to succeed in a highly competitive investment environment.
Why Join EMPEA?
The EMPEA Edge
EMPEA's member firms recognize that a holistic understanding of how emerging markets fit within both the global private equity and wider economic landscape is critical to their business. With access to an unparalleled global network, EMPEA powers the emerging markets private equity marketplace by delivering authoritative intelligence and in-depth market data upon which investment decisions are being made every day.
Are You IN? EMPEA's 2014/2015 Member Directory
Join EMPEA by 31 July to be included! The EMPEA Member Directory, in print and online, is the go-to source for information on firms active in emerging markets private equity and is widely referenced by investors across the globe seeking fruitful investment opportunities and relationships in the industry. EMPEA is preparing to print the 10th Anniversary Edition 2014/2015 Member Directory, featuring over 300 of emerging markets private equity's leading fund managers, institutional investors, advisers and other industry stakeholders. Don't miss your chance to join our world-class community and connect your firm with our global network.
Who Joins EMPEA?
As the only pan-emerging markets industry association, EMPEA connects informs and empowers general partners, limited partners and global stakeholders. Our 300+ member firms, representing nearly 60 countries and more than US$1 trillion in assets under management, include the leading institutional investors and fund managers across developing and developed markets.
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How to join EMPEA
Please note: EMPEA requires all prospective members to provide a professional reference from an existing EMPEA member firm to support their application.