Experience

    • A leading secondaries fund sponsor in its acquisition of a portfolio of venture capital and private equity interests from a major European private equity manager.
    • A U.S. private equity fund in a complex GP fund restructuring involving the establishment of a new fund to acquire assets.
    • HarbourVest Partners in its direct co-investment in Permira’s acquisition of a minority interest in Klarna Bank AB.
    • Metric Capital Partners in MCP Private Capital Fund III, an €850 million European special opportunities fund.
    • PAI Partners in the reorganisation of PAI Europe VI as a Luxembourg SCSp.
    • Lloyds Banking Group in a $2 billion secondary sale of a portfolio of 65 private equity fund interests and direct investments to a newly formed fund managed by a subsidiary of Lloyds Banking Group and financed by Coller International Partners VI. This was the largest bilateral secondary transaction ever completed globally in 2012.
    • Triton Partners in its carry and co-investment programmes.
    • The formation of the first private equity fund investing in Afghanistan.
    • A Sovereign Wealth Fund in its investment in a European private equity fund.
    • Leading European and emerging markets sponsors on UK, Jersey, Luxembourg and Mauritius fund structures.