JLL Partners Fund VII raises $1 bln

JLL Partners said April 6 that its seventh fund closed at $1 billion. Investors of JLL Fund VII LP include Colorado PERA, Cal Regents, Montana, Travelers Companies and certain funds and accounts advised by Neuberger Berman. JLL’s prior fund collected $807 million in 2009. The New York private equity firm invests in sectors including aerospace, healthcare, building products, financial services, and business services.

PRESS RELEASE

JLL Partners closed its seventh fund, JLL Fund VII, last week, reaching its fundraising target of $1 billion.

JLL has already closed on three portfolio investments for Fund VII; two in aerospace-related industries and one in building products. Some of the LPs committed to Fund VII include Colorado PERA, Cal Regents, Montana, Travelers Companies and certain funds and accounts advised by Neuberger Berman.

Founded in 1988, JLL Partners is a New York-based private equity investment firm with approximately $4.7 billion invested over 28 years. JLL will continue its investment philosophy of the past quarter century, making control equity investments by extricating good companies from complicated situations and partnering with exceptional managers. JLL has invested in a variety of industries, with special focus on healthcare services, aerospace and defense, business / financial services and building products.

More information on JLL can be found at http://www.jllpartners.com/