Our global reach

With offices in 12 countries on four continents, we have one of the most extensive geographic reaches of any private equity firm. This platform gives us not only a broad international perspective, which is important in today’s global marketplace, but also a deep understanding of local markets. We can therefore help companies expand into new territories, tap into global financial markets and apply international best practices alongside local conventions and laws.


We have been active in Asia for over 35 years, originally through an affiliated investment manager. We now have an established presence on the ground with 25 investment professionals working from offices in Hong Kong, Mumbai and Shanghai.

Greater China India


Since beginning activities in Europe in 1984, we have completed over 170 investments across both Western and Central Europe. Our pan-regional network comprises over 90 investment professionals in Frankfurt, London, Luxembourg, Madrid and Paris.

France Germany Spain United Kingdom

Latin America

Advent has been operating in Latin America for over 20 years and during this time has completed over 60 investments across the region. Our network of over 35 investment professionals in Bogotá, Buenos Aires, Lima, Mexico City and São Paulo is the largest dedicated private equity team in the region.

Brazil Colombia Mexico

North America

Boston was the birthplace of Advent in 1984, and today our North American team comprises over 70 investment professionals working from offices in Boston, New York and Palo Alto. Since establishing our private equity strategy in 1989, we have completed 95 investments across the US and Canada.

United States

Deep sector knowledge

We invest in five core sectors where we have substantial experience and deep local and international knowledge

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Experienced team

Advent has one of the world's largest and most experienced private equity teams, with more than 170 investment professionals across four continents.

On average, our managing partners and managing directors have over 18 years of international investment experience.

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