Press Release

Kirkland Represents Aterian Investment Partners in Closing $350 Million Fund III

Kirkland & Ellis LLP advised Aterian Investment Partners, an operationally-focused middle market private equity firm, on the completed fundraising for Aterian Investment Partners III, LP (“Aterian III”), which officially came to market in May 2018 and closed in July 2018 with more than $350 million of aggregate committed capital. Aterian III received interest from both new and existing investors, including endowments, foundations, family offices, insurance companies, pension plans and fund-of-funds. Further information is available here.   

The Kirkland team was led by investment funds partners Jeffrey Kaplan, Michael Snow and Josh Westerholm, transaction partners Douglas Gessner and Jeremy Liss, and tax partners Daniel Kung, Dan Meehan and Angela Russo.