Kirkland & Ellis represented Ergon Capital Management, a leading mid-market investor in Europe, in the closing of its first institutional fundraise, Ergon Capital Partners IV, SCSP, with capital commitments of over €580 million. Based on strong demand from investors, ECP IV significantly exceeded its target of €500 million.
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The Kirkland team was led by investment funds partners Jeremy Leggate and Richard Watkins and associate Adrian Grocock.
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