Landmark Partners said Wednesday that James Clarke has joined the firm as Director – Investor Relations. He will be based in New York. Clarke will focus on IR initiatives following Landmark’s recent close of its fifteenth secondary fund at $3.25 billion in December.
Simsbury, Boston, New York and London – Landmark Partners, a leading investor in the private equity secondary market, today announced that James Clarke has joined the firm as Director – Investor Relations. Mr. Clarke is based at Landmark’s New York City office and will report to Geoffrey Mullen, Managing Director – Investor Relations and Business Development. Mr. Clarke will concentrate on investor relations initiatives following the recent closing of Landmark Equity Partners XV on December 24, 2014 at U.S. $3.25 billion. Mr. Clarke will be principally responsible for the eastern region of the U.S and ongoing business development of the firm. Timothy Haviland, President and Managing Partner, said, “James brings a strong skill set as an investor relations and business development specialist. He is highly regarded by institutional investors and has developed many quality relationships over the years. We are thrilled to welcome James to the team.” Mr. Clarke said, “I am delighted to join Landmark Partners, a pioneer of private equity and real estate secondaries investing. I am especially excited to join the team on the back of another successful fundraise and I look forward to working with the existing robust investor base as well as developing new relationships for the firm.” Mr. Clarke has over 16 years of experience in asset management with a business development focus. Prior to joining Landmark, Mr. Clarke was a Managing Director of Business Development for Golden Tree Asset Management and formerly a Senior Vice President at Paulson and Co. Prior to that, Mr. Clarke spent over a decade with PIMCO as Head of Public Plan New Business Development. He earned his B.A. in modern history and anthropology from Sydney University in Australia.
About Landmark Partners:
Landmark Partners specializes in secondary market transactions of private equity and real estate investments, with
approximately U.S. $15 billion of committed capital, as of December 31, 2014. Founded in 1989, the firm has one
of the longest track records in the industry and is a leading source of liquidity to owners of interests in venture,
mezzanine, buyout and real estate limited partnerships. Landmark has completed 460 transactions in its 25-year
history and acquired interests in over 1,700 partnerships, managed by over 650 general partners. Landmark is
headquartered in Simsbury, Connecticut and has offices in Boston, New York and London.
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