Kirkland & Ellis has advised EMR Capital, a specialist mining private equity manager, which recently closed EMR Capital Resources Fund II. The fund was oversubscribed and closed with aggregate capital commitments of US$860 million.
The fund, which will make investments in global metals and mining companies and projects, accepted commitments from a broad mix of global institutional investors, including endowments, foundations, family offices and fund of funds.
The Kirkland team was led by London-based investment funds partner Christopher Braunack (Picture), investment funds associates Jennifer Feng, Holly Clarke, Feni Ajumogobia and David Pritchett and New York-based tax partner David Grenker.
Involved fees earner: Christopher Braunack – Kirkland & Ellis; Jennifer Feng – Kirkland & Ellis; Holly Clarke – Kirkland & Ellis; Feni Ajumogobia – Kirkland & Ellis; David Pritchett – Kirkland & Ellis; David Grenker – Kirkland & Ellis;
Law Firms: Kirkland & Ellis;
Clients: EMR Capital;