Industry events

IFC’s 19th Annual Global Private Equity Conference in association with EMPEA @ The Ritz Carlton
May 15 – May 18 all-day

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The IFC and EMPEA will be hosting its 19th Annual Global Private Equity Conference in Washington, D.C. on 15-18 May 2017. Join more than 850 delegates from 60+ countries for the main conference forum featuring in-depth keynotes and candid panel sessions on the future of emerging markets investing with on-the-ground perspectives from macro and regional experts and the most active investors.

The conference’s 120+ speaker faculty will include Chip R. Kaye, Co-CEO of Warburg Pincus; Dan Ariely, Head of Research for Irrational Innovations at Duke University; Heidi Crebo-Rediker, CEO of International Capital Strategies and a Senior Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations; and many more!

The Global Private Equity Conference is part of EM PE Week in Washington, D.C. from 15-18 May 2017, and includes the Institutional Investors-Only Summit, EMPEA’s Members-Only Reception, the EMPEA Fundraising Masterclass and more. For more information, visit

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Private Equity Africa LP-GP Summit & 6th Awards Gala Dinner @ The Savoy, London, UK
Jun 1 all-day

Private Equity Africa will be hosting the LP-GP Investor Summit and 6th Annual Awards Gala Dinner on the 1st June 2017.

The event will be hosted at the prestigious 5-star Savoy Hotel in London, UK.

The Awards Gala Dinner

In their 6th year, the Private Equity Africa Awards celebrate the achievements of GP Investors and Advisors across the continent.

The Awards gala dinner is a Black Tie event.

The LP-GP Summit: Defining The Next Decade

The LP-GP Investor Summit is an editorially driven full-day event that predicts trends and hones strategies. The 2017 summit will bring together industry leaders to predict the private equity investment landscape in Africa over the next decade.


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