Admission for the LAVCA Wharton Latin American Private Equity Professional Development program is rolling but highly-selective. Find out more on eligibility, past participant profiles, the application process and FAQ's below.
Industry professionals including Vice Presidents, Principals, and Directors from Private Equity Firms, Family Offices & Institutional Investors.
Relevant industry professionals seeking to transition careers are also welcome to apply.
As a participant in the LAVCA Wharton Latin American Private Equity Professional Development you will gain:
A thorough understanding of PE and the investment environment in Latin America
A clear understanding of fund structure, fund cycle, and fund raising
Insights on valuations, executing negotiations, post-deal improvements, creating value in companies, and exit opportunities
Access to Latin America’s most seasoned executives and senior deal-makers
In response to the need from private equity practitioners for practical first-hand training, the Latin American Private Equity & Venture Capital Association partnered with the The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in 2015 to launch the Latin American Private Equity Professional Development Program.