News & Views

The latest from Northleaf on news, insights and activities across the firm.
Jul 21, 2017

Article: The Importance of the Discount to Maximize Return: Myth or Reality?

Northleaf's Daniel Dupont discusses strategies in delivering good returns on secondaries investments

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Jul 10, 2017

Robert Weiss joins Northleaf Capital Partners as Senior Advisor on the Private Credit Team

Northleaf Capital Partners is pleased to announce that Robert Weiss has joined our firm as Senior Advisor on the private credit team and is based in Chicago.

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Jun 26, 2017

Northleaf Capital Partners continues to build team with new additions and promotions

Northleaf Capital Partners (Northleaf) is pleased to announce the addition of three new team members and a number of promotions across the firm.

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Jun 08, 2017

Northleaf Venture Catalyst Fund successfully completes $300 million investment program with $15 million commitment to Lumira Capital

Northleaf Venture Catalyst Fund (NVCF) today announced that it has made a $15 million lead commitment to Lumira Capital IV, a leading late-stage venture capital fund investing in high-potential biopharmaceutical and medical device companies. With the closing of this investment, Northleaf has completed the NVCF investment program, with a total of $300 million committed to a diversified portfolio of 13 fund investments and 11 direct investments.

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Apr 27, 2017

Fort Hood Renewable Energy Facilities Enter Commercial Operations

The U.S. Army’s largest single renewable energy project began officially generating clean electricity on April 27. Apex Clean Energy (Apex) developed, managed construction of, and currently operates the groundbreaking hybrid wind and solar complex, which will provide more than 50 percent of the annual load at U.S. Army Garrison Fort Hood in Killeen, Texas. Apex and Northleaf Capital Partners (Northleaf) own the renewable energy portfolio of which the complex is a part: the 50.4 MW Cotton Plains Wind and 151.2 MW Old Settler Wind facilities in Floyd County, Texas; and the 15.4 MWac Phantom Solar on-site at Fort Hood.

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Apr 11, 2017

James Fung joins Northleaf Capital Partners as Chief Technology Officer

Northleaf Capital Partners is pleased to announce that James Fung has joined our firm as Chief Technology Officer, based in our Toronto office. In this role, James will lead Northleaf’s business technology strategy, focused on developing the short and long-term IT strategy for the firm, identifying and assessing business needs, and leading the recommendation and implementation of technology solutions to support Northleaf’s global private markets investment strategy and better serve our investors.

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