Atomico’s $820 Million Fund Atomico V Formation


Proskauer advised Atomico on the formation of Atomico V.

Atomico V, an $820 million investment fund is dedicated to investments in Europe’s technology hubs.

Atomico V was oversubscribed, closing above the target of $750m to take Atomico’s total AUM to $2.7B.

Investors in this fund included a mix of high caliber global institutional investors, existing and new, including pension funds, fund-of-funds, sovereign wealth funds, insurance companies, endowments, banks, family offices and government-backed entities from across the world.

Founded in 2006, Atomico is an international investment firm, focused on helping the world’s most disruptive technology companies scale and become global leaders.

The Proskauer team included partners Howard Beber (Private Funds; Picture), Brian Schwartz (Private Funds), Catherine Sear (Tax), John Verwey (Private Funds), as well as associates Alex Martin (Private Funds), Elise Brown (Corporate), Qasam Mahmood (Private Funds), Rebecca Wallis (Tax), and Amar Unadkat (Private Funds).

Involved fees earner: Howard Beber – Proskauer Rose LLP; Elise Brown – Proskauer Rose LLP; Qasam Mahmood – Proskauer Rose LLP; Brian Schwartz – Proskauer Rose LLP; Catherine Sear – Proskauer Rose LLP; Amar Unadkat – Proskauer Rose LLP; John Verwey – Proskauer Rose LLP; Rebecca Wallis – Proskauer Rose LLP; Alex Martin – Weil, Gotshal & Manges;

Law Firms: Proskauer Rose LLP; Weil, Gotshal & Manges;

Clients: Atomico Investment Holdings Limited ;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti