EMPEA operates as the Global Private Capital Association
NEW YORK, June 29, 2021 / PRNewswire / – EMPEA, the global industry association for private investing in Asia, Latin America, Africa, Central & Eastern Europe (CEE) and the middle East, announced today that it is now the Global Private Capital Association.
“Seventeen years after EMPEA was founded, the time has come for the organization to accurately represent the world today, decades since the idea of ââemerging markets first caught the imagination of investors,” said Nicolas Rohatyn, Chairman of the Global Private Capital Association and CEO of the Rohatyn Group.
âThis renaming marks an important step in the development of the organization following the relocation of the global headquarters New York Cityopening a new one Asia Headquarters in Singapore and important additions to the board of directors and regional executive boards, “he added.
âOur markets account for 88% of the world’s population and 44% of GDP; 45% of global household wealth resides outside of North America and Europe‘commented Cate Ambrose, CEO of the Global Private Capital Association. “
The new organization name reflects “Private Capital” as an updated description, which includes private and growth capital, venture capital, private credit and infrastructure, and institutional investors, including SWFs and retirement plans that make direct and co-investments.
The organization’s 300 member companies cover 60 countries in all regions of the world. A cornerstone of the association’s work is the generation of proprietary data and information on investment activities in global markets as well as deal cases that highlight the environmental and social impact of these investments. To learn more, visit GlobalPrivateCapital.org.
Via the Global Private Capital Association
The Global Private Capital Association (GPCA) is a not-for-profit, independent membership organization that represents private investors who manage assets in excess of US $ 2,000 Asia, Latin America, Africa, Central & Eastern Europe and the middle East. Our mission is to connect and influence key market players by promoting the sectors, strategies and businesses that increase investment returns and meet societal needs. Headquartered in new York and Singapore, GPCA includes LAVCA, the Association for Private Capital Investment in Latin America. Visit GlobalPrivateCapital.org to learn more.
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