The Serbian Private Equity Association (SPEA) is an independent not-for-profit association. It was founded in October 2010 by private equity and other investment professionals with a long standing experience in Serbia and the Southeastern European region. It was established with the help of the following organizations:

  • CRG Capital
  • Equest Partners Limited
  • Future Capital Partners
  • Orion telekom
  • Karanović and Nikolić Law Firm
  • New Europe Capital
  • Paxton Equity S.A.
  • SEAF South Balkan Fund
  • Wider Europe Capital Management


SPEA’s mission is to act as an advocate for private equity and venture capital, and be a forum for all the firms and professionals active in the Serbian private equity market.


SPEA’s vision is to be the focal point for all companies and individuals in the Private Equity and Venture Capital landscape.

How we serve the Industry?

SPEA strives to increase the awareness of the private equity industry in Serbia, by developing educational programs, delivering a series of professional networking events, conducting and publishing insightful research and by promoting best practice.

SPEA Corporate and Individual members include active investors, corporate finance professionals, lawyers, entrepreneurs and professors.

SPEA Events include high level professionals and distinguished guests who share best practice and strive to promote and facilitate private equity investments in the Balkan region.