Linklaters' London private equity funds team has been strengthened by the election of Nicola Hopkins and Edward Smith as partners. Hopkins and Smith each have significant experience in establishing and advising onshore and offshore private equity funds, for clients such as BC Partners, Terra Firma Capital Partners and ABN AMRO Infrastructure Capital Management.
Exit from Main Fund V comes three years after the GP acquired the Germany-based procurement technology company
Unquote’s selection of the latest add-ons, with ICG's Circet, Five Arrows' Mintec, Carlyle's Jagex, and more
Lucie Cawood's appointment follows poaching of Ian Shawyer by Cleary Gottlieb earlier this month
New entrants scared by remarks on limiting profits; existing investors expected to rush to complete bolt-ons