LLR Partners Raises $800 Million Buyout Fund

Jul 30 2008 | 11:08am ET

LLR Partners has raised $800 million for its third private equity fund, LLR Equity Partners III, to invest in middle market growth companies.

The fund will invest in a broad range of industries, with an emphasis on business services, healthcare, financial services and information technology.

“The closing of LLR III is a strong validation of our investment philosophy,” said Howard Ross, founder. “We are service-oriented investors who focus on compelling transactions where we can make a real difference.”

LLR Partners was founded in October 1999.


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