Press Release

Kirkland Advises Ergon Capital on €800 million Final Closing of Ergon Capital Partners V

Kirkland & Ellis advised Ergon Capital Partners, a leading mid-market investor in Europe, on the final closing of Ergon Capital Partners V, with capital commitments of €800 million, significantly exceeding its target and initial hard cap of €750 million. This closing brings Ergon’s total assets under management to €2.5 billion. ECP V will continue Ergon’s successful strategy of making buyout investments in attractive mid-market companies primarily in the healthcare, media, services & leisure, consumer goods & luxury, and niche industrials sectors, located in the Benelux, France, Germany, Italy and Spain.

Read Ergon’s press release

The team was led by investment funds partners Jeremy Leggate, Agne Eriksson and Reed Schuster, associates Carolina Barry-Laso, Natalie Healy, Kahwing Fung and Tim Nolan, tax partner Aalok Virmani and associate Allison Bray, financial services regulatory partner Prem Mohan, ESG & impact partner Ruth Knox and associate Daniel D’Ambrosio and banking regulatory of counsel Julie Kunetka.