Private Equity in Emerging Market 2015
27 October 2015 | InterContinental Park Lane, London #FTPEEM15


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The ILPA is the global, member-driven organization dedicated to advancing the interests of private equity Limited Partners through industry-leading education programs, independent research, best practices, networking opportunities and global collaborations. Initially founded as an informal networking group, the ILPA is a voluntary association funded by its members.

The ILPA membership has grown to include over 300 member organizations from around the world representing over US $1 trillion of private assets globally.
Founded in 2000, AMIC is an independent professional association whose mission is to unite, represent and promote the private equity profession to local and international investors, entrepreneurs and governmental bodies.
The Tunisian Association of Capital Investors (ATIC) was created in 2004 to represent Tunisian managers of venture capital or private equity funds, whether using the SICAR, FCPR, Fund of Fund or Seed Capital type of vehicle. It is the official industry association vis-a-vis public authorities.
NAIMANational Alternative Investment Management Association, a non-profit partnership representing alternative investment firms and service providers committed to the growth of long-term capital in Russia. Our flagship project is an industry-wide effort to promote private equity and venture capital as an asset class in Russia (Russian Private Equity initiative).
The South African Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (SAVCA) is the industry body and public policy advocate for private equity and venture capital in South Africa, representing about R130bn in assets under management.
The Indian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (IVCA) is the oldest, most influential and largest member-based national organization of its kind. It represents venture capital and private equity firms to promote the industry within India and overseas. It seeks to create a more favorable environment for private equity, venture capital investment and entrepreneurship. It is an influential forum representing the industry to governmental bodies and public authorities.
The African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) is the pan-African industry body which promotes and enables private investment in Africa. AVCA plays an important role as a champion and effective change agent for the industry, educating, equipping and connecting members and stakeholders with independent industry research, best practice training programmes and exceptional networking opportunities. With a global and growing member base, AVCA members span private equity and venture capital firms, institutional investors, foundations and endowments, pension funds, international development finance institutions, professional service firms, academia, and other associations. This diverse membership is united by a common purpose: to be part of the Africa growth story.
AMEXCAP is a non-profit association whose mission is to foster the development of the private equity industry in Mexico. The Association was created in 2003 and currently represents 80 Private Equity, Venture Capital, Real Estate and Infrastructure funds that actively invest in Mexico and over 50 advisory service companies involved in the areas of corporate law, tax advisory, financial services, and consulting.
LAVCA is a not-for-profit membership organization dedicated to supporting the growth of the private equity and venture capital industry in Latin America.LAVCA’s membership is comprised of over 170 firms, from leading global investment firms active in the region to local fund managers from Mexico to Argentina. Member firms control assets in excess of 60 billion dollars, directed at capitalizing and growing Latin American businesses.
The Hong Kong Venture Capital and Private Equity Association was established on November 12, 1987 with the objectives of promoting and protecting the interests of the venture capital industry in Hong Kong. The Association was formed based on a recommendation in the Working Party of the Hong Kong Association of Banks' study of venture capital and has been incorporated as a company limited by guarantee.
The South Eastern Europe’s Private Equity Association (SEEPEA), founded in August 2005, is an independent, not-for-profit body whose mission is to promote the interests of the South Eastern European private equity and venture capital industry.
The East Africa Venture Capital Association (EAVCA) was founded in 2013 to represent the private equity industry in East Africa and provide a voice for industry players to raise awareness and engage on regional policy matters.
Founded in 2000, ABVCAP is a non-profit organization that represents the private equity and venture capital industry and promotes the development of long-term investments. In its 13 years of existence, ABVCAP has helped to improve industry conditions, advance understanding about the industry and promote best practices that are aligned with international industry standards.
The Alternative Assets Network was set up in 2000 in order to inform and connect the global private equity and venture capital community. We believe that global economic growth is, at its heart, driven by entrepreneurial activity, which needs support, commitment and investment from a vibrant and efficient private equity industry. We support and promote the industry by serving its information needs and by facilitating a worldwide interactive community. AltAssets provides a global investor network supplemented by leading industry events, valued news and views, and a complete private equity app with research and directories designed to provide big data in the palm of your hand.