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Northleaf Capital Partners reaches $500 million in capital commitments for infrastructure program; expands investment team
Northleaf Capital Partners, Canada’s largest independent global private markets fund manager and advisor, is pleased to announce that its infrastructure investment program, which was launched in mid-2011, has reached approximately $500 million in capital commitments across its infrastructure co-investment fund and customized investment mandates. Northleaf’s infrastructure program is focused on direct investments in OECD markets and is currently in advanced due diligence on several promising investment opportunities.
Northleaf Capital Partners (“Northleaf”), Canada’s largest independent global private markets fund manager and advisor, is pleased to announce that Daniel Dupont has joined as a Managing Director in its London, UK office. Daniel will contribute to expanding Northleaf’s successful private equity and infrastructure programs and advancing the firm’s business development activities globally.
Northleaf Capital Partners (“Northleaf”), Canada’s largest independent global private markets fund manager and advisor, has strengthened its infrastructure investment team with the hiring of Jamie Storrow as Director and head of Northleaf’s infrastructure investment advisory and direct co-investment program.
CPP Investment Board to Commit Additional $400 Million to the Canadian Private Equity and Venture Capital Market - Northleaf Capital Partners to Manage Canadian Fund-of-Funds Portfolio
CPP Investment Board (CPPIB) and Northleaf Capital Partners announced today that CPPIB has committed an additional $400 million to the Canadian private equity and venture capital market. The funds will be committed to a Canadian fund-of-funds program that will be managed by CPPIB's longstanding investment partner Northleaf Capital Partners (formerly TD Capital Private Equity Investors). Northleaf Capital Partners was selected in 2005 to manage a previous $400 million commitment by CPPIB to smaller Canadian private equity firms and Canadian venture capital firms.
On November 1, 2009, Northleaf Capital Partners completed its transition to an independent global private equity investment firm. Northleaf’s predecessor, TD Capital Private Equity Investors, was the private equity fund of funds and co-investment arm of TD Bank Financial Group, one of North America’s leading financial institutions. As Canada’s largest independent global private equity fund manager and advisor, Northleaf’s 40-person team will continue to manage over $2.8 billion in private equity fund commitments on behalf of institutional investors, including TD.