2012 Global Limited Partners Survey

EMPEA’s 8th Annual Global Limited Partners Survey collected the views of 106 LPs from 28 countries around the world to better understand their changing attitudes toward private equity investing in emerging markets. This study provides EMPEA Members and the broader industry with a greater understanding of how LPs view the… Read More

Impact Case Study: Karachi Electric Supply Company (KESC)

Abraaj Capital invested US$361 million for a 50% stake in May 2008. Company Headquarters:  Pakistan Business focus:  Generation, transmission and distribution of electricity Revenue:  US$1.2 billion (FY 2010) Employees:  18,000 impact highlights Abraaj developed a line loss reduction model—Integrated Business Centres (IBCs)—that ended the split between the… Read More

Inside Perspectives: An Interview with Macquarie’s Robert Thorpe

Robert Thorpe, Managing Director of Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (“MIRA”), discusses the opportunities and challenges of being a global infrastructure investor across both developed and emerging markets. Robert is focused on MIRA's emerging markets infrastructure funds business and is directly involved in the management of Macquarie's Indian Infrastructure… Read More



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