First Closing of the IA Partners I Investment Limited Partnership￼
IA Partners Inc. (head office: Minato-ku, Tokyo; President and CEO: Hiroshi Murakami; hereinafter “IAP”) is pleased to announce the IA Partners I Investment Limited Partnership (hereafter “the Fund”) has completed its first closing on March 31st 2022.
The Fund attracted institutional investors including the Japan Investment Corporation and the Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, as well as non-financial companies. We will continue fundraising with the target of 40 billion yen at final closing.
The Fund will focus on spin-off deals among large and medium-sized Japanese companies and unlock the growth potential of their subsidiaries and divisions through strengthening their management infrastructure and encouraging business or industry restructuring. The Fund’s basic principle is to prioritize enhancing value for all stakeholders of portfolio companies, namely employees, customers, suppliers, communities and shareholders, in a balanced manner over the medium to long term, thereby supporting their sustainable growth as a trusted partner, even beyond the Fund’s investment horizon.
With our Purpose of “Invest and Associate as a Partner,” IAP is determined to not only create economic value, but also to create social value, by connecting investors and portfolio companies as well as by meeting the expectations of all stakeholders through its investment activities.
Overview of IAP No.1 Fund
|Name||IA Partners I Investment Limited Partnership|
|Date of formation||March 31, 2022|
|General Partner||IA Partners Inc.|
|Limited Partner||Japan Investment Corporation, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, etc.|
|Investment targets||Stocks, convertible bonds with stock acquisition rights, preferred stocks, etc. issued by companies (including listed companies) in Japan|
Overview of IA Partners Inc.
|Name||IA Partners Inc. https://iapartners.jp/|
|Date of establishment||March 30, 2021|
|Address||16F Roppongi Hills North Tower, 6-2-31 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo|
|President & CEO||Hiroshi Murakami|
|Business||Management of private-equity investment funds, and investment advisory and agency services (*Our investment advisory services are only available for Professional Investors as defined in the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act in Japan.)|
|Registration number||Director General of the Kanto Local Finance Bureau (Kinsho) No. 3284 (Investment Advisory and Agency Business)|
Contact for inquiries on this release
IA Partners Inc.
Tel : +81-3-6831-9260
E-mail : info@iapartners