Center for Private Equity Studies (CEPE)

The GVcepe, Center for Studies in Private Equity and Venture Capital of the Getulio Vargas Foundation - EAESP, was established in 2003, and is one the main organizations that support the development of the Private Equity and Venture Capital (“PE&VC”) industry in Brazil.


The GVcepe is committed to think, analyze, produce knowledge, educate and formulate institutional evolution proposals for the Private Equity and Venture Capital industry, promoting innovation, corporate modernization and social and economic development of the country.


The Center is organized in five strategic units that encompass many specific projects, namely:


- Technical Studies;

- Center of Entrepreneurship;

- Center of Legal Studies;

- Education;

- Academic Research.


To learn more about GVcepe and its units, send an e-mail to