AVCO – the Austrian Private Equity and Venture Capital Organisation – represents the interests of the private equity industry in Austria. It was founded in 2001 as an association and is the central contact point for all questions regarding Venture Capital (VC) and Private Equity (PE).
They offer their members – VC/PE funds, private capital investors, complementary service providers, industry experts etc. – above all visibility and networking through events and collaborative projects. Their flagship event invest austria, which they organise together with the Austrian Angel Investors Association, is the hotspot of Austria’s VC/PE community.
As an active networking institution, they bring together the stakeholders of the pre-IPO capital market. Together with their members and partners, they are committed to creating optimal framework conditions for an efficient, growing and sustainable capital market in order to strengthen Austria as a location for innovation and business.