Deal Log: September 2017

 

A high level of investment activity by our clients has kept the MJ Hudson team busy this summer! Over the last six months we have acted on a large number of LP fund investments and co-investments and some substantial secondary and M&A transactions.

 

Volpi Capital LLP

Advised Volpi Capital LLP on the second closing of Volpi Capital Investments L.P.

Alpina Partners Fund LP

Advised Alpina Partners on its acquisition of Virtalis, a world-leading virtual reality company. Virtalis is headquartered in the UK, with offices in the US, Germany, Finland and Malaysia, as well as partners and resellers worldwide. Alpina’s portfolio is centred on small and mid-sized businesses in Europe with strong technical USPs.

Nordic Capital IX

Acting for a LP on investment into Nordic Capital IX.

InfraVia Capital Partners S.A.S

Acting for a LP on a co-investment into an Italian infrastructure fund, managed by InfraVia Capital Partners S.A.S, a French fund manager.

Accent Equity 2017 L.P

Advised an institutional investor on investment into Accent Equity 2017 L.P.

Apollo Overseas Partners (Lux) IX, SCSP

Acting for an institutional investor on investment into Apollo Overseas Partners (Lux) IX, SCSP.

KGAL ESPF 4 SICAV-SIF S.C.S

Advised an institutional investor on investment in KGAL ESPF 4 SICAV-SIF S.C.S, a renewable energy fund advised by KGAL Investment Management GmbH & Co. KG.

Smithfield Capital Partners Limited

Represented an institutional investor on a co-investment in a Smithfield Capital Partners Limited managed co-investment vehicle.

Partners Group Direct Equity 2016

Acting for a family office on investment into Partners Group Direct Equity 2016.

Euroknights VII No. 1 L.P

Advised an institutional investor on investment into Euroknights VII No. 1 L.P.

Summit Partners Europe Growth Equity Fund II, SCSP

Represented an institutional investor on investment into Summit Partners Europe Growth Equity Fund II, SCSP.

Kedaara Capital II

Acting for an institutional investor on investment into Kedaara Capital II.

Waterland Private Equity Fund VII C.V

Acting for an institutional investor on investment into Waterland Private Equity Fund VII C.V.

TPG Growth IV

Represented a LP on investment into TPG Growth IV.

Bain Capital XII

Advised an institutional investor on investment into Bain Capital XII.

Blossom Capital I LP

Acted for an institutional investor on investment into Blossom Capital I LP.

Oak Hill Capital Partners IV

Represented a LP on investment into Oak Hill Capital Partners IV to the USD 2.5 billion fund.

Onex Partners V L.P

Advised an institutional investor on a primary investment into Onex Partners V L.P.

GTCR Fund XII [A/B/C] L.P

Acting for an institutional investor on investment into GTCR Fund XII [A/B/C] L.P.

Oaktree Opportunities Fund 10 and Fund X

Acting for an institutional investor on investment into Oaktree Opportunities Fund 10 and Fund X.

Ascendent Fund II

Represented a LP on investment into Ascendent Fund II.

Joy Capital

Acting for an institutional investor on investment into Joy Capital.

Crescent Asia Consumer and Special Opportunities Institutional Fund, L.P

Represented a LP on investment into Crescent Asia Consumer and Special Opportunities Institutional Fund, L.P

AEA Small Business Fund III

Advised an institutional investor on investment into AEA Small Business Fund III.

Searchlight II

Acting for a LP on investment into Searchlight II.

Accel-KKR Capital Partners V, LP

Represented an institutional investor on investment into Accel-KKR Capital Partners V, LP.

Gryphon IV

Advised an institutional investor on investment into Gryphon IV.

AIP VI

Acting for a LP on investment into AIP VI.

WHEB Partners Private Equity Fund 3 LP

Advised a LP on investment into WHEB Partners Private Equity Fund 3 LP.

Opengate I

Acting for an institutional investor on investment into Opengate I.

CBPE IX

Represented a LP on investment into CBPE IX.

Livingbridge Enterprise 2

Advised an institutional investor on investment into Livingbridge Enterprise 2.

PAG Fund II

Acting for an institutional investor on investment into PAG Fund II.

AEA Investors VI

Represented a LP on investment into AEA Investors VI.

Local Globe II

Acting for an institutional investor on investment into Local Globe II.

Latour Capital II

Advised a LP on investment into Latour Capital II.

Warburg Pincus XII

Represented an institutional investor on investment into Warburg Pincus XII.

Ludgate Environmental Fund

Acting for a LP on investment into Ludgate Environmental Fund.

Gridiron

Acting for an institutional investor on investment into Gridiron.

Seidler V

Represented a LP on investment into Seidler V.

MCH Iberian Capital Fund IV, FCR

Advised an institutional investor on a primary investment into MCH Iberian Capital Fund IV, FCR, a private equity fund managed by MCH Private Equity Investments, SGEIC, S.A.U.

Apollo IX

Acting for an institutional investor on investment into Apollo IX, a buyout fund.

AVI Frontier Fund I L.P

Represented a family office on its investment through a Cayman island entity, into AVI Frontier Fund I L.P.

Harbourvest HIPEP VIII

Advised a pension investor on investment into Harbourvest’s HIPEP VIII fund, a fund of funds product.

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