Ethos Private Equity Fund VI21 Jul 2016
Acted for Ethos Private Equity Pty, widely considered the most experienced and successful private equity investment team in South Africa, in connection with the establishment of a series of Jersey limited partnerships, together comprising the Ethos Private Equity Fund VI.
The Fund is a Jersey Expert Fund. We also advised on the establishment of the general partner of the fund, a further Jersey limited partnership (GP/LP), as well as on its application for a regulatory licence under the Financial Services (Jersey) Law 1998, as amended. The Fund is a US$750 million private equity fund which seeks to target control buyouts and selected expansion capital investments in companies principally located in South Africa. UK/US advisers: Ropes & Gray LLP.