Growth Capital Partners’ fourth fund £250 Million Fundraising

Macfarlanes advises Growth Capital Partners as fourth fund closes at £205 Million.

Macfarlanes has advised independent private equity company Growth Capital Partners (GCP) as its fourth fund closes at £205m, having exceeded its target of £200m. Investment commitments came from both existing and new institutional investors including public pension funds, insurance companies and investment management groups based in the UK, Europe and US.

This fund close will enable the company to continue its strategy of making buy-out and growth capital investments in the UK lower mid-market, across a range of sectors.

The Macfarlanes team for this matter was led by investment management partner Stephen Robinson (Picture) with assistance from solicitors Harriet Hamilton and Jonathan Dixon. Specialist expertise was also sought from tax partner Mark Baldwin.

Involved fees earner: Stephen Robinson – Macfarlanes LLP; Harriet Hamilton – Macfarlanes LLP; Jonathan Dixon – Macfarlanes LLP; Mark Baldwin – Macfarlanes LLP;

Law Firms: Macfarlanes LLP;

Clients: Growth Capital Partners LLP;