Press Release

Kirkland & Ellis Represents Pacific Road Capital Management on Closing of US$475 Million Pacific Road Resources Fund II

Kirkland & Ellis represented Pacific Road Capital Management, a specialist mining private equity firm, which recently closed its second private equity fund Pacific Road Resources Fund II. The fund closed with aggregate capital commitments of US$475 million. The fund, which will make investments in resources companies and projects globally, accepted commitments from a broad mix of global institutional investors, including sovereign wealth funds, pension plans, endowments and foundations, diversified financial institutions and family offices.

The Kirkland team was led by Hong Kong-based private funds partners Christopher Braunack and Justin Dolling, and private funds associates Alexandra Conroy and Jennifer Feng.