• To accelerate the use of private capital in support of entrepreneurship and innovation in emerging markets, for the benefit of future generations.

  • Launched in October 2016
    Please check back often for the latest news, updates and how you can get involved.

Industry Research

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EMPEA Institute Presents Sustainability & Operational Excellence Challenge Winner

The newly launched EMPEA Institute presents the winner of the 2016 Sustainability and Operational Excellence Challenge (“the Challenge”): MCap Fund Advisors. MCap was selected for its active management of Ganesha Ecosphere Ltd. by securing the most votes from a global audience of over 200 leading emerging market private capital investors convened at the EMPEA/FT Sustainable Investing in Emerging Markets leadership summit. The audience members voted for the firm that they believed best exemplified outstanding sustainable impact from an operational, environmental, social and governance perspective, following presentations.... MORE

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Join us at the Seedstars Summit: Digital Revolution in Emerging Markets

EMPEA Institute is proud to partner with Seedstars Summit to present 60+ premier startups from across Latin America, Asia, Africa, MENA and CEE/CIS who are revolutionizing their industries and markets. Discover the investment.... MORE

2016 Sustainability and Operational Excellence Challenge

The EMPEA Institute designed the 2016 Sustainability and Operational Excellence Challenge as its inaugural activity, recognizing that returns from private funds in emerging markets are generated through value creation and through innovation in.... MORE

EMPEA Institute Launch
Health Care in Emerging Markets Source: EMPEA Special Report: Private Equity and Health Care in Emerging Markets
Impact Case Studies Source: EMPEA Institute - Sustainability and Operational Excellence Challenge
Impact Case Study: Ganesha Ecosphere Ltd. Source: EMPEA Institute - Sustainability and Operational Excellence Challenge

People

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Teresa Barger, Chair, EMPEA Institute

Teresa Barger, Chair, EMPEA Institute

Rob Petty, Board Member, EMPEA Institute

Rob Petty, Board Member, EMPEA Institute

Rebecca Xu, Board Member, EMPEA Institute

Rebecca Xu, Board Member, EMPEA Institute

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EMPEA's Global Limited Partners Survey

The 12th annual edition of EMPEA’s Global Limited Partners Survey features the views of 107 limited partners (LPs) on the emerging markets private equity (EM PE) asset class. This study aims to provide the industry with a better.... MORE

EMPEA 1H 2016 Industry Statistics

EMPEA’s emerging markets private capital 1H 2016 Industry Statistics reveal that private capital fund managers—inclusive of private equity, private infrastructure and real assets and private credit—are seizing counter-cyclical.... MORE