J.W. Childs Gathers $250 Million So Far for Fifth Fund
J.W. Childs Associates, the consumer and healthcare-focused firm best known for backing high-profile retail brands that include Mattress Firm and Sunny D, as well as physician management practices like Sheridan, is about halfway to reaching the goal for its latest fund.
The pool, J.W. Childs Equity Partners V LP, has held a first close and gathered about $250 million in total commitments, said a person familiar with the fundraising process. The Waltham, Mass., firm launched its fundraising late last year seeking $500 million, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Asante 2018 Global Market Survey
2018 proved to be another remarkable year for the private markets as fundraising numbers broke previous records – further evidence that the balloon is now nearing the stratosphere and it’s a long way down! We hope you enjoy it on our LinkedIn profile. Whilst you’re at it, if you get a chance to cast your […]READ FULL ARTICLE >
Private Equity International Awards 2018
The Asante Team are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted by Private Equity International for the “Placement Agent of the Year” Awards 2018 – and for the first time across all of the European, Asian and North American categories. We’re incredibly proud of our team who have worked relentlessly this year to close […]READ FULL ARTICLE >
Africa Service Providers Awards Winner 2018
Asante Capital Group has been awarded placement agent of the year at the 2018 Africa Global Service Providers Awards. The AGF Africa Service Providers Awards were created to honor and generate both industry and public recognition of the outstanding efforts and accomplishments of fund service providers covering Africa. The AGF Africa Service Providers Awards is […]READ FULL ARTICLE >