Press Release

Kirkland Advises Alpine Investors on Closing of Eighth Fund at $2.25 Billion Hard Cap

Kirkland & Ellis advised Alpine Investors, a people-driven private equity firm committed to building enduring software and services companies, on the completion of fundraising for Alpine Investors VIII (Fund VIII) with $2.25 billion in limited partner capital commitments. With a target of $1.7 billion, Fund VIII was significantly oversubscribed and reached its hard cap at close, less than four months after its official launch in May.

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The Kirkland team was led by investment funds partners Paul Watt, Matt Cohen and Kevin White, associates Erin Choo, Jonathan Kashani, Cynthia Situ, Anna Baxendale, Tina Chao, Monique Groen, Drew Kemp, Edgar Mkrtchian, Lauren Skerrett and Patrick Xiong, and summer associates Afsha Lakdawala, Maureen Lu and Tierra Harper, tax partners Alec Campbell and Dan Meehan and associates Brandon Short and Simona Brooks, and financial services regulatory partner Prem Mohan and associate Zach Milloy.