AlpInvest, a core division of The Carlyle Group, is one of the largest private equity investors in the world. We have deep, global experience managing primary fund commitments, secondary investments and co-investments.
Driving private equity forward
$0b+Committed since inception
A global vantage point
With long-tenured global teams and offices around the world, we have the local expertise to identify high-quality opportunities in any region.
At the same time, we believe our macro perspective allows us to pursue the most attractive risk-adjusted opportunities on a global basis.
Harnessing our past for a stronger future
We launched in 2000 as the private investment house for the two largest pension plans in Europe. Today, we apply our investment-first culture on behalf of our more than 190 investors globally.
2019: With over $42 billion of assets under management and more than 190 investors, AlpInvest is one of the largest private equity investors globally.
2016–2017: AlpInvest raises a $6.5 billion secondaries program and a $3 billion co-investment program.
2011–2015: AlpInvest starts expanding its investor base and raises capital from leading pension funds, sovereign wealth funds and financial institutions globally.
2011: The Carlyle Group acquires AlpInvest Partners.
2000–2010: AlpInvest is 100% focused on investing and successfully deploys more than $40 billion in the private equity asset class for Dutch pension investors APG and PGGM. The firm builds its global reputation as a powerful investment engine.
Delivering for our partners
We are first and foremost investors, having focused on building a leading private equity investment-focused firm for the first 11 years of our existence.
Culture of collaboration
We champion open communication, high-touch relationships and deep transparency with our investors, our GPs and amongst ourselves.
Knowledge is power
Our state-of-the-art technology transforms one of the largest private equity datasets into incisive insights that result in better investment decisions.
We have been integrating responsible investment considerations into investment decision-making and portfolio management for over a decade.