Advocating for
Private Investors
in Private Companies

The IVCA advocates for a strong Illinois business climate for private investors in private companies by:

Promoting a pro-growth public policy platform

Facilitating member networking

Introducing underrepresented groups to the business of private company investing

Collaborating with organizations of mutual interest


Become a Member

The IVCA is comprised of investor firms and professional advisors dedicated to the development and growth of Illinois' private equity and venture capital community.


Legislative Advocacy

IVCA supports an entrepreneurial spirit in Illinois' public policy that encourages economic and business development and rewards investment in job creation and job relocations.

Mark Your Calendar

2024 IVCA Invitational – Golf Clinic

Jun 24, 2024 2:00PM—6:00PM

Olympia Fields Country Club 2800 Country Club Drive Olympia Fields, IL 60461

2024 IVCA Invitational

Jun 24, 2024 10:00AM

Olympia Fields Country Club 2800 Country Club Dr Olympia Fields, IL 60461

2024 IVCA CFO Summit sponsored by Plante Moran

Oct 24, 2024 8:00AM—5:00PM

The University of Chicago Gleacher Center 450 N Cityfront Plaza Drive Chicago

2024 IVCA Annual Awards Dinner sponsored by Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Dec 09, 2024 5:30PM—9:30PM

The Four Season Hotel 120 E Delaware Place Chicago

2024 IVCA Sponsoring Members

Sponsoring Members have the distinction of providing outstanding financial support to IVCA during the previous calendar year.

Baker Tilly US, LLP - Leading advisory, tax and assurance firm


Kirkland & Ellis LLP - International law firm that serves a broad range of clients around the world


KRD - Accountants, Consultants and Advisors - Accounting and business advisory services firm


Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP - One of the largest single-office law firms in the nation
Plante Moran - Audit, tax, consulting, and wealth management professionals


PwC - Assurance, Tax and Advisory services


White & Case LLP - International law firm that serves companies, governments and financial institutions