Odyssey Investment Partners’ $3.25 Billion Investment Fund Formation

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP advised Odyssey Investment Partners (Odyssey) on the deal.

Odyssey completed the formation of Odyssey Investment Partners Fund VI, LP, a $3.25 billion private equity investment fund formed to pursue control-oriented investments and management buyouts of established middle-market companies. Fund VI was oversubscribed and closed at its hard cap with significant upsizing by existing investors and by adding several new institutional investors.

Odyssey, with offices in New York and Los Angeles, is a leading private equity investment firm with a more than 20 year history of partnering with skilled managers to transform middle-market companies into more efficient and diversified business with strong growth profiles. Odyssey makes majority controlled investments in industries with a long-term positive outlook and favorable secular trends.

The Debevoise team was led by partners Rebecca Silberstein (Picture) and Rafael Kariyev and associates Sally Bergmann and Lena Smith, and included associates Jennifer Cestaro, Matthew Daly-Grafstein, Douglas Hirn and Jonathan Miu.

Involved fees earner: Sally Bergmann – Debevoise & Plimpton; Jennifer Cestaro – Debevoise & Plimpton; Matthew Daly-Grafstein – Debevoise & Plimpton; Douglas Hirn – Debevoise & Plimpton; Rafael Kariyev – Debevoise & Plimpton; Jonathan Miu – Debevoise & Plimpton; Rebecca Silberstein – Debevoise & Plimpton; Lena Smith – Debevoise & Plimpton;

Law Firms: Debevoise & Plimpton;

Clients: ODYSSEY INVESTMENT PARTNERS;