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EMPEA Integrity Due Diligence Brief & Directory

EMPEA Integrity Due Diligence Brief & Directory

Responding to inquiries from EMPEA’s General Counsel Member Community, this brief draws on engagement with our integrity due diligence (IDD) specialist members and explores the space including its...
ESG in Infrastructure

ESG in Infrastructure

In infrastructure investing, environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues remain critical considerations for practitioners given the longterm time horizon and often relatively significant...
Private Equity in India

Private Equity in India

India’s reputation as an assault on the senses is well deserved. Visit any of the country’s 29 states, nearly 8,000 cities and towns, or over 600,000 villages, and one is typically confronted by...
Currency Risk Management Survey

Currency Risk Management Survey

Long-term investors in emerging markets are no strangers to currency risk. Over the last 20 years, the Asian financial crisis, the Russian rouble crisis, and the Argentine and Brazilian crises—...
Private Investing in the Power Sector in Emerging Markets

Private Investing in the Power Sector in Emerging Markets

The power sector in emerging markets (EM) is increasingly on the radar screens of international investors. Demand for electricity in developing economies is high and will only grow, requiring...
Private Equity in Mexico

Private Equity in Mexico

For decades, Mexico remained under the radar as private equity investors with an interest in Latin America poured their money into Brazil. Headline risk around corruption and the war on drugs, a...
Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Reference Guide

Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Reference Guide

Environmental, social and governance (ESG) is a broad term used to define a variety of non-financial investment issues. Developing a nuanced understanding of these issues is imperative for industry...
Conduits of Capital: Onshore Financial Centres and Their Relevance to African Private Equity

Conduits of Capital: Onshore Financial Centres and Their Relevance to African Private Equity

With growing interest in Africa as an investment destination, the question arises as to which of its major cities are going to emerge as the region’s financial centres. Which cities are going to be...
First-time Funds in Emerging Markets

First-time Funds in Emerging Markets

First-time funds, defined here as an asset manager’s first private equity (PE) vehicle, have historically accounted for a significant share of fundraising activity in emerging markets (EM). Between...
Private Equity in the Middle East and North Africa

Private Equity in the Middle East and North Africa

Having begun in the late 1990s, the private equity industry in the Middle East and North Africa has a shorter history than most emerging market regions. In its earliest days, the asset class received...
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 Managing Director, 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