Oakley Capital, a Western Europe-focused private equity firm, recently closed its latest fund, at €1.46bn.
Oakley Capital IV received capital commitments from a:
- broad range of new and existing institutional investors across Europe, North America and Asia,
- existing Oakley’s network of entrepreneurs and business founders that collaborate on sourcing investments and growing portfolio companies, who have committed over €40m, and
- Oakley Capital Investments Limited, the London-listed feeder fund providing public shareholders with access to Oakley’s funds, which has committed €400m.
Fund IV follows the firm’s proven strategy of investing across Western Europe in high-growth mid-market businesses, focused on its three core sectors:
- Education; and
- Technology, Media & Telecoms (TMT).
Fund IV has a made two investments in Seagull & Videotel and Seven Miles GmbH.
Based in London and Munich, the firm was founded in 2002 by Peter Dubens and David Till.