The EVCA is the voice of European private equity. Our membership covers the full range of private equity activity, from early-stage venture capital to the largest private equity firms, investors such as pension funds, insurance companies, fund-of-funds and family offices and associate members from related professions.
We represent 700 member firms and 500 affiliate members.
The EVCA shapes the future direction of the industry, while promoting it to stakeholders such as entrepreneurs, business owners and employee representatives.
We explain private equity to the public and help shape public policy, so that our members can conduct their business effectively.
The EVCA is the guardian of the industry's professional standards, demanding accountability, good governance and transparency from our members and spreading best practice through our training courses.
We have the facts when it comes to European private equity, thanks to our trusted and authoritative research and analysis.
The EVCA has 24 dedicated staff working in Brussels to make sure that our industry is heard.