September 27, 2016 12:31 PM ET

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Company Overview of Berkshire Partners LLC

Company Overview

Berkshire Partners LLC is a private equity firm specializing in investments in late stage growth capital, expansion capital, middle market, special situations, leveraged buyouts, acquisitions, management buyouts, management recapitalizations, privatization, family business, industry consolidation, take private investments, turnarounds, corporate carveouts, and in companies experiencing stress from financial or operating issues. The firm seeks to invest in private and public companies in consumer products, financing services, energy, retailing and related services, business services, manufacturing, transportation, industrials, and communication sectors. The firm typically invests in companie...

200 Clarendon Street

35th Floor

Boston, MA 02116

United States

Founded in 1986

Phone:

617-227-0050

Fax:

617-227-6105

Key Executives for Berkshire Partners LLC

Managing Director
Age: 69
Managing Director
Age: 63
Managing Director
Managing Director of Talent Management
Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Berkshire Partners LLC Key Developments

Private Equity Firms In A Race To Buy Data Center Business

GTCR, LLC, Charlesbank Capital Partners, LLC, Berkshire Partners LLC, Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners and BC Partners reportedly are planning to acquire data center business from CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL). The deal reportedly is valued at more than $2.5 billion.

Berkshire Partners LLC Presents at Cowen and Company 2nd Annual Communications Infrastructure Summit, Aug-09-2016 12:25 PM

Berkshire Partners LLC Presents at Cowen and Company 2nd Annual Communications Infrastructure Summit, Aug-09-2016 12:25 PM. Venue: The St. Julien Hotel, Boulder, Colorado, United States. Speakers: John P. Kelly, Advisory Director.

Berkshire Seeks Investments

Berkshire Partners LLC is seeking to invest in companies. Berkshire seeks to invest in middle market growth companies in partnership with talented management teams. Berkshire's ninth private equity investment fund, Berkshire Fund IX portfolio is expected to consist of companies with acquisition values between $200 million and $2 billion. The firm aims to invest $50 million to $500 million of equity capital in each portfolio company.

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