Press Release

Kirkland Represents HarbourVest Partners on Investment in Telstra Ventures

Kirkland & Ellis LLP advised HarbourVest Partners, a leading global investor in the private markets, on its investment in Telstra Ventures Fund II, a newly-formed venture capital fund backed by Telstra Corporation (ASX: TLS) and HarbourVest that will focus on early to late stage venture investment opportunities in the U.S., Asia and Australia. The financial terms of the investment are not publicly disclosed. The full press release is available here.

The Kirkland team was led by Hong Kong corporate partners Damian Jacobs and Justin Dolling and U.S. corporate partner Michael Belsley.