Debevoise & Plimpton LLP has advised HarbourVest Partners L.P., a global private markets asset manager, in connection with the formation of HarbourVest Partners Co-Investment IV.
The oversubscribed fund exceeded its original $1 billion target to reach its hard cap, which had been raised from $1.5 billion to $1.75 billion during fundraising. This latest fundraise received capital commitments from more than 100 investors from across a range of geographies including Australia, China, Colombia, Korea, Israel, Peru, Switzerland, the United Kingdom and the United States.
The Debevoise team was led by partners Andrew M. Ahern and David J. Schwartz and included partners Lawrence K. Cagney and Adele M. Karig; counsel Jason Auerbach; and associates Jennifer R. Cestaro, Adam M. Namm and Debra R. Slutsky.
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