In The News
Northleaf Capital Partners grows its team with the addition of Kathleen Ffrench as Vice President, Sales, and opens Montreal office
Northleaf Capital Partners (Northleaf) is pleased to announce that Kathleen Ffrench has joined the firm as Vice President, Sales, based in Northleaf’s newly-established Montreal office.
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.
Northleaf Capital Partners (Northleaf) is pleased to announce the addition of three new team members and a number of promotions across the firm.
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.
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.
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.