Benefits of Membership

To join EMPEA download the membership application here.  You can submit the completed application to

Why Join EMPEA?

Some benefits of EMPEA Membership include:

  • Access to bi-annual data on fundraising, investment and exit activity in emerging markets by long-term direct investment funds across private equity & venture capital, private infrastructure & real assets and private credit.
  • The ability to submit custom data requests for insight into investors’ current/historical allocations to EM funds, active funds in the market, PE penetration rates worldwide, comprehensive listings of individual funds and transactions in a variety of market segmentations, and more.
  • Access to briefs and in-depth special reports with analysis and commentary on region- and sector-specific opportunities and industry-wide developments.
  • Special rates to EMPEA-led and select industry partner conferences, as well as invitations to exclusive events, receptions, webinars, roundtables and briefings with industry leaders, LPs and peers around the world.
  • Opportunities to participate in a wide selection of educational platforms to participate in, including Masterclasses, Executive Briefings, Summits, Breakfasts, Roundtables, Online Webcasts and Conferences.
  • 24/7 web portal access to EMPEA’s proprietary data, analytics, special reports, upcoming events, educational seminars, webcasts, and more.

EMPEA’s firm-wide membership structure allows a member firm’s entire global staff to participate in and benefit from the membership.

EMPEA represents the leading global investors in EM. I look forward to working alongside to drive much-needed capital for financing entrepreneurs and businesses worldwide.

Renuka Ramnath | Founder, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, Multiples Alternate Asset Management Private Limited

EMPEA plays an important and energetic role across the markets it represents, driving outreach and research initiatives, and promoting the role of private capital.

Brian Lim | Partner and Head of Asia and Emerging Markets, Pantheon Ventures

The developed markets have no equivalent to the role EMPEA is playing as a convener and source of trusted information in the emerging markets.

David Rubenstein | Co-Founder and Co-Executive Chairman, The Carlyle Group

I’m honored to join fellow industry pioneers in the leadership of an unparalleled network, filled with first movers, shaping the future of industries and communities.

Dr. Andrew Kuper | Founder and CEO, LeapFrog Investments

EMPEA's market and industry intelligence opens doors to new sources of capital.  I look forward to the future success of EMPEA and its members.

Torbjorn Caesar | Senior Partner, Actis

While there are certainly challenges for the industry, the opportunities abound in our target markets and globally, making a global association like EMPEA more relevant than ever.

Drew Guff | Managing Director & Founding Partner, Siguler Guff & Company