The Latin American Private Equity & Venture Capital Association is a not-for-profit membership organization dedicated to supporting the growth of private equity and venture capital in Latin America and the Caribbean. 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 US$60b, directed at capitalizing and growing Latin American businesses.
LAVCA employs talented and passionate professionals with a diverse skillset, including PE/VC industry and regional expertise. Our global team spans across 5 cities within the United States, Latin America, and Europe.urope.
LAVCA’s Board of Directors is comprised of leading private capital investors active in Latin America, spanning global asset managers, private equity and venture capital fund managers, institutional investors, and other private investment groups. Click here to view the LAVCA Board.
Latin America Private Equity and Venture Capital Investors Remain Active, Mexico Realizes Record InvestmentsMarch 03, 2016
New York, March 3, 2016 – Latin American private equity and venture capital investors remained active in 2015 despite macroeconomic headwinds, with US$6.5b deployed through 310 transactions, according to data released today by the Latin American Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (LAVCA). Mexico, the second most active market behind Brazil, saw a record US$2.3b invested through 88 transactions in 2015, up 80% in number of deals and 72% in amount invested year-on-year.