GVcepe is Brazil’s foremost research institution focused on Private Equity and Venture Capital. Founded in 2003, it is based at FundaĂ§ĂŁo GetĂşlio Vargas â€“ EAESP.
Our center is the most reliable source of data regarding the PE&VC industry in Brazil, providing the necessary tools for the development of accurate analysis, as well as a deeper understanding of the sector as a whole.
What We Do
GVcepe is the Private Equity and Venture Capital Research Center at FGVâ€“EAESP and it provides comprehensive data and research on the Private Equity and Venture Capital industry and other alternative investments. The Center promotes innovation, business modernization and social economic development through venture competitions, experiential learning, cases and education.
GVcepeâ€™s vision is to become a truly global and leading business information platform for entrepreneurs, investors, general partners and governments being internationally recognized and acclaimed for its excellence in research, education and knowledge dissemination.
The roots of GVcepeâ€™s inception lie in 1999, when the course â€śEnterprise Finance and Private Equityâ€ť was introduced into FGVâ€™s Business Administration undergraduate program.
In July 2003, the center was properly inaugurated. Less than five years later, it had already established itself as the main educational and research institution on Private Equity and Venture Capital in Brazil. The quality and reliability of GVcepeâ€™s work granted its participation in various international events. Furthermore, it has consolidated GVcepe as a primary source of data for PE&VC studies around the world.