Quilvest has a century’s worth of experience in wealth management and has been active as a private equity investor since 1972. Quilvest successfully opened its proprietary private equity platform to third-party investors in 2002. Today, with 100 highly recognized professionals, Quilvest Private Equity manages around $5 billion of PE assets operating from 13 offices across the United States, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, and Asia.



1972

Several investments in non-listed companies in the USA and Europe

First investment in a private equity fund in the USA

1978

Sponsored a private equity team in New York City

1979

Sponsored a private equity team in Paris

1989

Sponsored a private equity team in London

1996

Launched Quilvest Private Equity Asia

1998

Sponsored a Spanish direct private equity team

2001

Established the Quilvest Ventures/Technology team

2002

Dropped the “sponsor model”; first Quilvest private equity fund of funds and direct investment opened to third party investors

2005

Opened Private Equity New York office

2007

Opened Private Equity London office

2008

Opened Private Equity Dubaï office

2010

Re-opened Private Equity Hong Kong office

2012

Quilvest Private Equity senior partners become equity shareholders in Quilvest & Partners (Quilvest Private Equity management company)

Opened Private Equity São Paulo office