The Venture Capital & Private Equity
Country Attractiveness Index
Alexander Groh, Heinrich Liechtenstein, Karsten Lieser and Markus Biesinger

Thailand  
Rank: 27 · Score: 72.2  

Basic facts, 2017        
Population (millions) 68.9   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) Top
GDP (US$ billions) 407.1   M&A volume (quartile) Top
GDP per capita (US$) 5,908.0   Venture capital investments (quartile) 3rd
GDP growth (per cent) 3.5   Private equity investments (quartile) 3rd
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 27 96, 95, 96, 98, 98 72.2
1 Economic Activity 12 111, 89, 113, 112, 113 91.8
2 Depth of Capital Market 19 106, 106, 105, 106, 106 77.8
3 Taxation 58 75, 72, 70, 74, 67 100.2
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 45 75, 73, 72, 65, 80 67.3
5 Human and Social Environment 50 72, 71, 75, 73, 75 51.6
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 33 79, 85, 85, 91, 92 67.2


 
Historic performance, 2014-2018   Key driver performance, 2018

   

VCPE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Thailand  
Asia
 
 
 
Peer Group Comparison
 
Regional Peers Economic Activity Depth of Capital Market Taxation Investor Protection and
Corporate Governance
Human and Social
Envorinment
Entrepreneurial Culture
and Deal Opportunites
China 113.5 89.4 111.3 58.3 55.2 81.4
Taiwan 86.6 81.1 113.5 76.7 61.5 70.5
Korea, South 93.5 73.8 108.9 77.7 46.8 87.2
Thailand 91.8 77.8 100.2 67.3 51.6 67.2
India 105.1 78.1 101.3 67.7 46.6 65.1
Indonesia 95.7 73.1 79.2 46.8 41.0 64.4
Russian Federation 88.1 65.1 97.9 57.2 35.2 69.9
Last updated: 4 Feb 2018