Membership Fees: Full Members
Fund Managers (and other private capital investors)
Fund management firms and family offices are eligible for membership in CARAIA if they are actively engaged in direct PE/VC investing on a cash-for-equity basis in Caribbean ventures, and employ a professional staff consisting of at least one full-time employee whose sole professional activity is to direct PE/VC investing. Annual membership fees for fund managers are based on “assets under management” (AUM), which is defined as all funds raised less any liquidated funds.
Total AUM Fee (USD)
51- 100M $4,000
Corporate members include corporations and companies engaged in direct and fund investments in Caribbean businesses.
Corporate Membership Fee: US$3,000
Institutional investors include insurance companies, pension funds and endowments.
Institutional Investor Membership Fee: US$2,000
Membership Fees: Associate Members
Angel and Seed Investors
Angel and seed investors are categorized as groups with less than US$10m AUM making early stage investments in the Caribbean, and include angel networks, seed funds, incubators, and accelerators.
Angel and Seed Investors Membership Fee:US$1,000
Academic Institutions and Non-Profits
Academic institutions and Non-profit organizations engaged in education or advising related to the private equity and venture capital industry in the Caribbean are eligible for CARAIA membership.
Academic Institution & Non-profits Membership Fee: US$500
Trade associations with whom CARAIA has active partnerships receive complimentary membership.