The EP team in China is based at the Space Science Division of National Astronomical Observatories of China (NAOC) of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Particle Astrophysics Lab of IHEP (CAS), Department of Engineering Physics of Tsinghua University. The science team is composed of about 40 scientists from 10 institutes/universities across the country.

The international team is mainly based on the University of Leicester, Space Research Centre.

The PI of Einstein Probe is Dr. Weimin Yuan (Space Science Division, NAOC),
the PI of the X-ray telescopes WXT/FXT is Dr. Chen Zhang (X-ray imaging Lab, NAOC)
and the PI of the X-ray detectors is Prof. Hua Feng (Tsinghua University).