Press Release

Kirkland Advises Sumeru Equity Partners on Closing of Oversubscribed Fund III at $720 million

Kirkland & Ellis LLP advised Sumeru Equity Partners (SEP), a leading technology-focused growth capital firm, on the closing of Sumeru Equity Partners Fund III with $720 million of total capital commitments, significantly above its $600 million target and over 70% above its predecessor fund. The new fund will continue SEP’s strategy of investing in market leading, enterprise technology companies through a growth focused partnership model built upon value-added operating skills, a deep understanding of technology trends and access to attractive investment opportunities.

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The Kirkland team was led by investment funds partner Karin Orsic and associates Rachel O’Brien and Zeynep Tekin, and tax partner Carol Wang and associate Kayla Ruben.