Leadership Circle Members

Full List of EMPEA Members

EMPEA’s 300+ member firms play a significant role in building the industry and represent every geographic region of the world and every type of private capital fund – from venture to growth capital to buyouts. Together, our members manage more than US$5 trillion in assets across 130 countries. The current membership comprises 49% GPs, 27% LPs and 24%, industry advisors. 26% of EMPEA’s fund manager and direct investor members operate under global, multi-regional mandates, while 24% focus specifically on Sub-Saharan Africa, 19% on Asia, 13% on Latin America, and 9% each on CEE/CIS and MENA.

Full Members

17 Asset Management
3TS Capital Partners
57 Stars
AA Consulting & Associates
Abu Dhabi Investment Authority
Adams Street Partners
Adenia Partners
ADM Capital
Advanced Finance & Investment Group LLC
Affirma Capital
African Capital Alliance
African Infrastructure Investment Managers Pty (Ltd.)
AIF Capital Ltd.
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Albright Capital Management LLC
Alloy Merchant Finance LP
Alothon Group
Alpha Associates
Alta Growth Capital
Alta Semper Capital
Amadeus Capital Partners
Amethis Finance
APS Investments
ARCH Emerging Markets Partners Limited
ARM-Harith Infrastructure Investments Ltd
Artha Partners
Ascent Capital Partners
Ashburton Investments
Asia Alternatives Management
Asia Growth Capital Advisors (S) Pte Ltd
Asia Partners
Asian Development Bank
Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
Avanz Capital
AZB & Partners
Baker McKenzie
Baltoro Capital
Baring Private Equity Asia Ltd.
Baring Vostok Capital Partners
Barnellan Equity Advice Ltd.
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
BIO – Belgian Investment Company for Developing Countries
Brookfield Asset Management
Bull Capital Partners Ltd.
Caisse de Depot et Placement du Quebec
Cambridge Associates, LLC
Capital Dynamics
Catalyst Principal Partners
CDC Group Plc
CEECAT Capital Limited
Centras Capital Ltd.
Cepheus Growth Capital Partners
China New Enterprise Investment
Chiratae Ventures
Cicero Impact Capital
CITIC Capital
Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, LLC
Clearwater Capital Partners
Clifford Chance LLP
Coller Capital
Compass Capital
CoreCo Private Equity
Coronation Capital
Corporación Andina de Fomento (CAF)
Corporación Mexicana de Inversiones de Capital (FONDO DE FONDOS)
Crescent Capital
Crescera Investimentos
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
Department for International Development
Desert Technologies
Development Bank of Austria
Development Bank Of Jamaica Limited
Development Partners International
Diligent Capital Partners
Earlybird Venture Capital
Elevar Equity
Emerald Sri Lanka Fund I
Emerging Capital Partners
EMX Capital
Encourage Capital LLC
Eskom Pension and Provident Fund
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
European Investment Bank
Everstone Capital Asia
Export Development Canada
Ezdehar Management
Fajr Capital
Fiji National Provident Fund
FinDev Canada
Finnish Fund for Industrial Cooperation
Five Capital Advisors
FMO – Netherlands Development Finance Company
Foursan Group
Gaja Capital
Gazelle Finance
Gemcorp Capital LLP
Gilead Sciences, Inc.
Global Capital Management Ltd.
Global Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Fund
Globalturk Capital
Golding Capital Partners
Government Employees Pension Fund of South Africa
Government Pension Investment Fund (Japan)
Guardian Life Insurance Company
Gulf Capital PVT JSC
Hamilton Lane
HarbourVest Partners, LLC
Harvard Business School
Helios Investment Partners
Herbert Smith Freehills
Horizon Capital
HPEF Capital Partners Limited
HQ Capital
IDB Invest
IDI Emerging Markets Partners
IFC Asset Management Company LLC
Innovation Partners Africa
Insitor Partners
International Finance Corporation
Invascent Capital Partners II Ltd
Investisseurs & Partenaires
İş Private Equity
Ithaca Capital (Pvt.) Limited
Jaguar Growth Partners
Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC)
Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
Japan Post Bank
JSC Kazyna Capital Management
Kandeo Asset Management
King & Spalding LLP
Kotak Investment Advisors Limited
L Catterton
Lakeshore Capital
Lazard Asia
LeapFrog Investments
LGT Lightstone Europe LLP
Linzor Capital Partners
MacArthur Foundation
Marina Bay Sands
Media Development Investment Fund
Mediterrania Capital Partners
Megeve Investments
Mintz Group LLC
Monk’s Hill Ventures
Morgan Stanley
Multiples Alternate Asset Management Pvt. Ltd.
MVision Private Equity Advisers
Myanmar Strategic Holdings Limited
Navis Capital Partners Ltd.
NBK Capital Partners
New York State Common Retirement Fund
Nexus Group
Ninety One
Nishith Desai Associates
Norton Rose Fulbright
Oasis Capital Ghana
Office of the Chief Investment Officer of the Regents of the University of California
Olympus Capital Holdings Asia
Omnivore Capital Management Advisors Private Limited
Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board
Openspace Ventures
Oria Capital
Overseas Private Investment Corporation
PineBridge Investments
Proventeus Capital Partners Limited
Public Investment Corporation
responsAbility Investments AG
Rukam Capital
RUSNANO Management Company
S.O. Capital Advice
Saïd Business School, University of Oxford
Sanlam Private Equity
SBC (Southern Bridge Capital)
Sebvest Capital Partners
Siguler Guff & Company LLC
South Suez Capital
Sovereign Risk Insurance Limited
SPE Capital
S-RM Intelligence and Risk Consulting
StepStone Group LP
Syntaxis Capital
Tata Capital Growth Fund
TC Latin America Partners
Tell Group
Templeton Private Equity Partners
Terra Incognita Capital
The Canadian Medical Protective Association
The Carlyle Group
The EuroMena Funds
The Rohatyn Group
Times 3 Capital
TLcom Capital LLP
TMG Capital
TozziniFreire Advogados
Trident Trust
TriLinc Global, LLC
Triple P Capital
True North
Truth Initiative
Tufts University Investment Office
TVM Capital Healthcare Partners
Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie
University of Pennsylvania
University of Texas Investment Management Company
USAID Office of Private Capital & Microenterprise
Vantage Capital
Venture Capital Trust Fund
Verdant Capital Limited
Vickers Venture Partners
Victoria Capital Partners
Vital Capital
Waha Capital
Wamda Capital
Warburg Pincus, LLC
White & Case LLP
Winston & Strawn LLP
World Bank Group – Finance, Competitiveness and Innovation Global Practice and Markets Global Practice
World Bank Pension Plan
Zephyr Management, L.P.
Zurich Alternative Asset Management

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