Press Release

Kirkland Advises Highland Europe in Closing of €1 Billion Fifth Fund

Kirkland & Ellis advised Highland Europe on the close of its fifth fund, raising €1 billion to double-down on its strategy of backing European founder-led teams in software and internet businesses.

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The Kirkland team was led by investment funds partners Aisling Campbell, Jeremy Leggate, Richard Watkins and Josh Westerholm and associates Aaron Stalley, Charles Chang Chin Ter and Marisa Stern; tax partners Daniel Meehan, Philip Cooke and Rebecca Hill and associates Kunal Nathwani, Bojana Ilic and Rikesh Gandhi; financial services regulatory partner Prem Mohan and Zach Milloy; and ESG & impact partner Daniel D’Ambrosio.