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Company Overview of Providence Equity Partners LLC

Company Overview

Providence Equity Partners LLC is a private equity firm specializing in growth capital, later stage, lower middle market, and recapitalization of family-owned businesses, large leveraged buyouts, turnaround, distressed, mezzanine, and take-privates investments. It typically invests in media, entertainment, communications, education, Information industries, Internet and Internet infrastructure, and digital media sectors. It also invests in technology enabled services, information and education technology companies. The firm invests globally in companies based across the world including Europe, North America, South America, Europe, and Asia Pacific with a focus on China. It primarily invests b...

50 Kennedy Plaza

18th Floor

Providence, RI 02903

United States

Founded in 1989





Key Executives for Providence Equity Partners LLC

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 60
Senior Managing Director
Age: 55
Senior Managing Director
Age: 58
MD, COO & Head of Portfolio Operations
Age: 52
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Providence Equity Partners LLC Key Developments

Providence Equity Partners Presents at Future Investment Initiative, Oct-25-2017 03:15 PM

Providence Equity Partners Presents at Future Investment Initiative, Oct-25-2017 03:15 PM. Venue: The King Abdul Aziz International Conference Center and The Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Speakers: Jonathan Nelsos, CEO.

Providence Equity Partners LLC Presents at Private Equity International's seventh annual Operating Partners Forum 2017, Oct-19-2017 01:00 PM

Providence Equity Partners LLC Presents at Private Equity International's seventh annual Operating Partners Forum 2017, Oct-19-2017 01:00 PM. Venue: Convene Conference Center ­ Midtown East, 730 Third Ave, New York, New York, United States. Speakers: Michael Song, Principal, Portfolio Operations, Providence Equity Partners.

Investors Reportedly In Talks To Acquire Indus Towers And Bharti Infratel

A consortium led by KKR & Co. L.P. (NYSE:KKR) and comprising Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, GIC Pte. Ltd. is in discussions to acquire Indus Towers Limited and Bharti Infratel Limited for $11 billion, multiple people in the know told ET. As the first step, Bharti Infratel will buy out either all or almost the entire 58% shareholding of other partners Vodafone Group Plc (LSE:VOD), Idea Cellular Limited (NSEI:IDEA) and Providence Equity Partners LLC in Indus Towers. Bharti Infratel currently owns 42% in Indus Towers, which has a portfolio of 1,23,000 towers. Vodafone is likely to retain 8-10% stake to enjoy any future upside. Infratel has the right of first refusal on Vodafone and Idea’s stakes in Indus Towers. Spokespersons for Bharti, Vodafone Plc, KKR, Aditya Birla Group, CPPIB and ADIA declined to comment. GIC had not responded to ET’s questionnaire till press time.

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