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Reflecting on 2013 and the Outlook for EM PE in 2014

Reflecting on 2013 and the Outlook for EM PE in 2014

As the industry closes the books on 2013, several EMPEA Members provide their views on key trends and lessons learned in the past year for emerging markets private equity, and look to the...
Private Credit Solutions: Mezzanine Financing in Emerging Markets

Private Credit Solutions: Mezzanine Financing in Emerging Markets

Access to finance is one of the most prevalent challenges facing countless entrepreneurs and business owners across the emerging markets. Local banks have traditionally focused their lending on only...
Inside Perspectives: An Interview with Yichen Zhang of CITIC Capital

Inside Perspectives: An Interview with Yichen Zhang of CITIC Capital

The private equity industry in China has undergone a profound evolution over the last decade. Having increasingly commanded the attention of both international and domestic investors, fundraising...
Inside Perspectives: An Interview with Tom Barry of Zephyr Management

Inside Perspectives: An Interview with Tom Barry of Zephyr Management

Tom Barry is the CEO and Founder of Zephyr Management, discusses the rationale behind his firm’s investment strategy and candidly shares his views on what he sees as the greatest challenges for the...
Ignore the Noise: Emerging Markets Remain Attractive

Ignore the Noise: Emerging Markets Remain Attractive

Following the Federal Reserve’s suggestion that it might taper asset purchases this past May, emerging markets experienced a bout of volatility across all asset classes. As the OECD pronounced that...
An Interview with Thomas Franco of Clayton, Dubilier & Rice

An Interview with Thomas Franco of Clayton, Dubilier & Rice

Thomas C. Franco, Partner with Clayton, Dubilier & Rice (CD&R), shares his thoughts on the current state of thinking about private equity amongst limited partners (LPs), as well as the...
KKR’s Henry McVey on Indonesia and the Asian Opportunity

KKR’s Henry McVey on Indonesia and the Asian Opportunity

EMPEA sat down with Henry McVey, Member & Head of Global Macro and Asset Allocation at KKR & Co. LP, to discuss his latest installment in the KKR Insights series, “Indonesia: Transitioning...
Private Equity Talent Management in Emerging Markets Survey

Private Equity Talent Management in Emerging Markets Survey

EMPEA’s Private Equity Talent Management in Emerging Markets Survey aims to provide our members and the broader industry with a greater understanding of the current state of hiring for employment...
Taking Stock of 2012 and the Prospects for EM PE in 2013

Taking Stock of 2012 and the Prospects for EM PE in 2013

As 2012 came to a close, EMPEA reached out to a number of the industry’s leading practitioners to solicit their reflections on the year gone by, and to glean insights on the prospects for emerging...
An Interview with Khalid Quadir of Brummer & Partners

An Interview with Khalid Quadir of Brummer & Partners

Khalid Quadir is Chief Executive Officer and Founding Partner of Brummer & Partners (Bangladesh), which manages the Bangladesh-focused Frontier Fund. Khalid makes the case for investing in...
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