As a member of the Australian Investment Council, you’ll join one community made up of more than 200 firms who collectively comprise the private capital investment sector in Australia.

By joining the community of our industry you benefit from representation by a single industry voice. You’ll have access to important industry research and be invited to participate in a range of networking and professional development events throughout the year. And as a member, you will have exclusive and guaranteed access to register for the Australian Investment Council’s flagship annual conference event bringing together senior leaders from the industry for two days of thought-provoking discussion and debate.

Key Member Benefits

Our role is to support the growth of private capital investment in Australia. We work with our member firms to lead the industry through advocacy on important policy issues, we empower our members with market-leading insights and data, and create an environment where members can forge transformative relationships to boost investment into Australian businesses. 


  • Join 200+ leading firms across the private capital industry and be represented by a single powerful voice.
  • Contribute to the development of new policy ideas and help shape reforms implemented by government and regulators that support business investment.
  • Access exclusive member-only online discussion forums and where key issues affecting the private capital industry are discussed and ideas are shared.
  • Celebrate the contribution your firm makes to building better businesses, boosting diversity, or supporting the local community through the Australian Investment Council Annual Awards.
  • Share your skills and experience with emerging female leaders across the industry through the Diversity Mentoring Program.
  • Participate in global dialogue across the private capital industry through the Australian Investment Council’s network of affiliated industry bodies across all key markets around the world.
  • Play a role in driving greater diversity and inclusion in the industry, and promote the adoption of responsible investment strategies.


  • Attend key industry events, including guaranteed exclusive access to register for the Australian Investment Council’s flagship Annual Conference and Gala Dinner at discounted member-only pricing.
  • Engage with a broad range of stakeholders across the community, including fund managers, institutional investors such as superannuation funds, and leading corporate advisers.
  • Be invited to small invitation-only events with some of the industry’s top influencers and key external stakeholders such as members of parliament and regulatory agency leaders.
  • Contribute to member-only ideation opportunities through the Australian Investment Council’s Member Forum and have access to the entire membership through the Member Directory.
  • Showcase your brand to the private capital industry through exclusive Partnership Opportunities for key events such as the Gala Dinner and Annual Conference.
  • Focused networking with industry specific investors.


  • Access the latest and most comprehensive Australian private capital market data through Performance Benchmarks, activity Yearbooks, in-depth global insights and Special Reports via partnerships with leading international firms Preqin and Cambridge Associates.
  • Participate in leading Professional Development programs developed exclusively by industry experts to support all individuals in sharing knowledge and experience, and building new skills for a long and successful career in private capital.
  • Be recognised for your membership and participation in the private capital industry through adoption of the industry-wide Code of Conduct and your firm’s compliance with International Standards for disclosure, reporting and valuation.
  • Access tools and resources to support your work in the industry.
  • Access to a member-only Australian Investment Council logo to display in your marketing material.