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October 4, 2016

GoEuro raises $70 million in a new funding round led by Silver Lake Kraftwerk and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers

August 22, 2016

Cast & Crew Entertainment Services Completes Acquisition of CAPS Payroll

June 13, 2016

Symantec to Acquire Blue Coat and Define the Future of Cybersecurity

April 18, 2016

Silver Lake and AltaOne Capital to acquire a 37.6% stake in Cegid Group from Groupama and ICMI

April 1, 2016

Silver Lake and GIC Announce Strategic Investments in Ancestry

February 4, 2016

Symantec Announces $500 Million Strategic Investment by Silver Lake

November 18, 2015

SolarCity and Silver Lake Kraftwerk Announce $100 Million Strategic Investment

October 26, 2015

Intercontinental Exchange to Acquire Interactive Data Corporation from Silver Lake and Warburg Pincus

October 21, 2015

SolarWinds to Be Acquired by Silver Lake and Thoma Bravo

October 12, 2015

Michael S. Dell, MSD Partners and Silver Lake Lead Transaction to Combine Dell and EMC

October 1, 2015

Renovate America Closes $90 Million Equity Investment to Accelerate Nationwide Adoption of Energy- and Water-Efficient Home Improvements

August 5, 2015

Motorola Solutions Announces Strategic Partnership and $1 Billion Investment by Silver Lake

August 5, 2015

Tintri Raises $125 Million in Financing to Accelerate Global Adoption of VM-Aware Storage

June 29, 2015

Silver Lake Makes Strategic Investment in Cast & Crew

June 18, 2015

Remembering Silver Lake's Counselor and Friend, Jimmy Lee

June 1, 2015

Qunar and Silver Lake Announce Strategic Investment

March 25, 2015

Quorum Enhances Capabilities with Acquisition of Fielding Systems

March 16, 2015

Carbon3D Partners with Sequoia and Silver Lake Kraftwerk

January 7, 2015

Silver Lake and Red Ventures Announce $250 Million Strategic Investment

December 2, 2014

FATHOM Announces Strategic Investment Round Led by Silver Lake Kraftwerk And XPV Capital

December 1, 2014

IPC Systems to be Acquired by Centerbridge Partners

July 14, 2014

Silver Lake Announces Strategic Investment in Quorum Business Solutions

May 12, 2014

Vantiv Announces Agreement to Acquire Mercury Payment Systems from Silver Lake

April 2, 2014

Velocity Technology Solutions Completes Acquisition of Titan Technology Partners

February 17, 2014

Starr Investment Holdings and Partners Group to Lead Acquisition of MultiPlan from BC Partners and Silver Lake

December 18, 2013

William Morris Endeavor Entertainment and Silver Lake to Acquire IMG

December 16, 2013

Avago Technologies to Acquire LSI Corporation for $6.6 Billion in Cash

October 29, 2013

Dell Completes Go-Private Transaction

October 28, 2013

Silver Lake Announces Appointment of Mark Gillett as Head of Value Creation

October 28, 2013

eRecycling Group Secures $105 Million in Series C Funding

October 16, 2013

Silver Lake Kraftwerk and Eka Announce Strategic Investment

August 15, 2013

Silver Lake Sumeru and BlackLine Systems Announce Strategic Investment

July 2, 2013

Silver Lake and Smart Worldwide Holdings Announce Sale of Smart Storage Systems to Sandisk

April 18, 2013

Silver Lake Completes $10.3 Billion Fundraise

April 2, 2013

Ajei Gopal Joins Silver Lake as Operating Partner

February 5, 2013

Dell Enters Into Agreement to Be Acquired By Michael Dell and Silver Lake

January 28, 2013

Silver Lake Appoints Dave Habiger as Senior Advisor

November 28, 2012

Silver Lake Kraftwerk Announces Majority Stake in friedola®Tech, Marking First Co-Investment with Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers

November 5, 2012

Silver Lake Appoints John Chen as Senior Advisor

July 12, 2012

Silver Lake Sumeru and Management to Acquire Velocity Technology Solutions

May 31, 2012

Silver Lake Appoints Jason Rosenthal to its Value Creation Team As Senior Advisor

May 24, 2012

Silver Lake and Partners Group to Invest in Global Blue, a Leading Provider of Technology-Enabled Processing Solutions for Merchants, Banks, and International Shoppers

May 10, 2012

Silver Lake Sumeru and Essex Woodlands Partner with MEDSEEK Management to Acquire MEDSEEK

May 2, 2012

William Morris Endeavor Entertainment and Silver Lake Announce Strategic Partnership

January 25, 2012

AVI-SPL Acquires Iformata Communications LLC

October 5, 2011

Silver Lake Sumeru Closes Sale of i2 Holdings to IBM

September 22, 2011

DST Global and Silver Lake Announce Commitment to Invest in Alibaba Group

May 31, 2011

Virtu Announces Merger with Madison Tyler and Strategic Growth Investment from Silver Lake

May 10, 2011

Microsoft to Acquire Skype

April 26, 2011

SMART Modular Technologies Announces Agreement to be Acquired By Silver Lake Partners and Silver Lake Sumeru

February 24, 2011

Silver Lake to Launch New Investment Strategy Focused on Innovation in the Energy and Resource Sectors

January 12, 2011

Silver Lake Sumeru Announces Investment in PrimeSense, Leading Israeli Technology Provider

November 16, 2010

Silver Lake Names Christian Lucas and Joe Osnoss Co-Heads of Investment Operations for Europe, Middle East and Africa

November 10, 2010

Silver Lake Sumeru Announces Investment in Talend, Leader in Open Source Data Management

October 22, 2010

Silver Lake Announces Investment in Nobao Renewable Energy, Leading Chinese Clean Technology Company

September 20, 2010

Silver Lake Sumeru Announces Investment in Locaweb

July 30, 2010

Silver Lake Acquires Majority Stake in Allyes, China's Leading Digital Marketing Solutions Provider

July 20, 2010

Silver Lake Sumeru, Leading Global Technology Investor, Appoints Yuda Doron as Senior Adviser for Israel

July 9, 2010

BC Partners and Silver Lake to Acquire MultiPlan, Leading Technology-Enabled Healthcare Cost Management Company

June 17, 2010

Vantage Data Centers Announces Launch and Funding from Silver Lake

June 17, 2010

Former Computer Associates CEO John Swainson Joins Silver Lake as Senior Advisor

May 11, 2010

Silver Lake Sumeru Invests in Spansion

May 4, 2010

Interactive Data Announces Agreement to be Acquired by Silver Lake and Warburg Pincus

April 14, 2010

Mercury Payment Systems Attracts Strategic Growth Investment from Silver Lake

March 25, 2010

Silver Lake Makes Minority Investment in Spreadtrum Communications

September 1, 2009

Silver Lake and Investor Group Acquire Majority Stake in Skype

August 5, 2009

Avago Technologies Limited Prices Initial Public Offering

July 2, 2009

i2 Announces the Acquisition of Knowledge Computing Corporation

May 08, 2009

Power-One Announces Close of $60 Million Investment from Silver Lake Sumeru

March 3, 2009

Silver Lake Sumeru Welcomes Didier Bench as an Advisor

October 30, 2008

Kevin Kennedy to Join Avaya Inc. as President and Chief Executive Officer

October 19, 2008

Silver Lake Welcomes Hidetaka Fukuda as a Special Advisor

May 6, 2008

Silver Lake Sumeru Final Closing

May 5, 2008

Silver Lake Welcomes Miles Flint as a Senior Advisor

April 24, 2008

Silver Lake Sumeru to Acquire i2 from Choicepoint Inc.

April 17, 2008

Audio Visual Innovations and Signal Perfection, Ltd. Announce Completion of Merger

March 31, 2008

Eric Chen has Joined Silver Lake as a Managing Director

March 13, 2008

John Brennan Joins Silver Lake Sumeru as Managing Director

February 4, 2008

Intelsat Announces Completion of Acquisition by Serafina Holdings

December 20, 2007

Charles Giancarlo to Join Silver Lake as a Managing Director

December 20, 2007

Silver Lake Partners to Invest in Gerson Lehrman Group

November 1, 2007

NetScout Completes Acquisition of Network General; Combining the Best of nGenius and Sniffer Technologies, to Provide Superior Customer Value

October 26, 2007

Silver Lake and TPG Capital Complete Acquisition of Avaya

October 8, 2007

Silver Lake Sumeru Acquires Majority Stake in Mobile Messenger

June 4, 2007

Avaya Enters into Merger Agreement with Silver Lake and TPG Capital

March 30, 2007

Silver Lake and TPG Complete Acquisition of Sabre Holdings

July 1, 2011

GoDaddy Enters Partnership with KKR, Silver Lake & TCV

At A Glance

Silver Lake is the global leader in technology investing, with more than $24 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital and a team of approximately 100 investment and value creation professionals located around the world. Today Silver Lake's portfolio of investments collectively generates more than $100 billion of revenue annually and employs greater than 245,000 people internationally.



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