Kirkland Ellis and Mourant Ozannes advised Highland Europe on the establishment of Highland Europe Technology Growth III Limited Partnership as a Jersey expert fund.
Highland Europe is a growth stage technology investor in Europe, and Highland Europe Technology Growth III is the third fund they’ve launched in six years, raising €463 million to boost funding for globally ambitious European software and internet-enabled businesses.
The fund was significantly oversubscribed and reached its hard cap in just 12 weeks, bringing Highland Europe’s assets under management to €1.1 billion. The fund’s limited partners include a broad range of global institutional investors.
Kirkland & Ellis LLP advised with a team including Jeremy Leggate and Richard Watkins (Picture) and associates Emma Whenham and Tata Mbako.
Mourant Ozannes advised with Ben Robins, Matt Satchell and associate Rachel McGinness
Involved fees earner: Ben Robins – Mourant Ozanne; Matthew Satchell – Mourant Ozanne; Rachel McGinness – Mourant Ozanne; Jeremy Leggate – Kirkland & Ellis; Richard Watkins – Kirkland & Ellis; Emma Whenham – Kirkland & Ellis; Tata Mbako – Kirkland & Ellis;
Clients: Highland Europe (UK) LLP;