Press Release

Kirkland Advises One Equity Partners On Closing of $2.75 Billion Private Equity Fund

Kirkland & Ellis advised One Equity Partners, a middle market private equity firm, on the closing of One Equity Partners VIII, L.P. (“OEP VIII”), with committed capital of $2.75 billion.  Thanks to strong demand from investors, the fund was significantly oversubscribed, and the hard cap was increased.  The closing of OEP VIII brings the firm’s combined assets under management and committed capital to approximately $10 billion.

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The Kirkland team was led by investment funds partners Sam Scarcello, Seth Fishman, Jeff Kaplan, Alpa Patel and Gloria Ho; investment funds associates Mary Kwan, Shyla Giri, Alistair Renton, Savannah Joy West, Paul Goodrich, Danielle Sartain, Daniel Carlen and Michael Kuntz; financial services regulatory partners Deirdre Haugh and Zach Milloy; tax partners Miles Johnson, Frazer Money and Jonathan Kandel; and tax associates Frankie Beetham, Emma Faulkner, Fraser Eccles and Simona Brooks.