Main Post Partners’ Sophomore Fund $700 Million Fundraising


Ropes & Gray served as counsel to Main Post Partners, a San Francisco-based private equity firm with deep experience investing in growth companies across the consumer value chain, on their sophomore fund, Main Post Growth Capital II, L.P.

The Fund announced its successful completion on Nov. 27, with $700 million of capital commitments from a select group of respected global investors. The Fund was oversubscribed and closed at its hard cap less than three months after the official launch.

The Ropes & Gray team was led by private investment funds partner Arthur Andersen III (Picture) and included private investment funds partner Raj Marphatia, tax partner Jim Brown, ERISA partner Peter Rosenberg, private investment funds associates Jieying Ding and Yonatan Levy, tax & benefits associates Franziska Hertel, Chris Shim, and Alexa Voskerichian, corporate associates Jack Jessee and Sasha Ivanov, and paralegal Reina Cracknell.

Involved fees earner: Arthur Andersen III – Ropes & Gray; James Brown – Ropes & Gray; Jieying Ding – Ropes & Gray; Franziska Hertel – Ropes & Gray; Alexandra Ivanov – Ropes & Gray; Jack Jessee – Ropes & Gray; Yonatan Levy – Ropes & Gray; Raj Marphatia – Ropes & Gray; Peter Rosenberg – Ropes & Gray; Chris Shim – Ropes & Gray; Alexa Voskerichian – Ropes & Gray;

Law Firms: Ropes & Gray;

Clients: Main Post Partners;