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Leveraging a deep network of relationships throughout the global technology industry, Silver Lake seeks to cultivate proprietary or specialized investment opportunities not typically available to generalist investors. Engaging with the experience and sophistication of a strategic industry participant, Silver Lake’s international deal teams deploy capital in compelling investment opportunities predicated on innovative or disruptive business models and companies with the demonstrated potential for accelerated market leadership.

 

Launched in 1999 as a specialist firm focused on private technology company investments, Silver Lake has maintained its strategic discipline since its founding but has expanded its sector expertise to encompass four primary investment strategies. Today Silver Lake’s portfolio of investments collectively generates more than $80 billion of revenue annually and employs greater than 160,000 people around the world.

 

Silver Lake Partners

Large Cap Technology

 

Silver Lake Partners pursues large-scale private investments in companies within the technology, tech-enabled and related growth industries. Silver Lake Partners seeks to achieve superior risk-adjusted returns by investing with the strategic insight of an experienced industry participant, the operating skill of a world-class management team, and the investing capabilities of a leading private equity firm.

 

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Silver Lake Sumeru

Middle Market Technology

 

Silver Lake Sumeru invests in middle market technology companies with established business models and attractive growth prospects where there is an opportunity to create value through operational transformation. Silver Lake Sumeru combines specialized technology sector knowledge, rigorous due diligence processes, and a network of industry relationships to create a significant competitive advantage in executing its investment strategy.

 

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Silver Lake Waterman

Late Stage Pre-IPO Grouth Investing

 

Silver Lake Waterman focuses on providing growth capital, via its Growth Debt product, to later-stage growth companies in the technology and technology-enabled industries. Growth Debt is a proprietary instrument created by Silver Lake to provide a flexible solution for companies in the technology industry ecosystem seeking to finance expansion.

 

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Silver Lake Kraftwerk

Energy and Resource Innovation

 

Silver Lake Kraftwerk focuses on providing growth capital to technology innovators with established business models in the energy and resource sectors. Silver Lake Kraftwerk targets companies globally that leverage technology and business model innovation to improve energy efficiency, reduce waste and emissions, harness renewable energy, and more efficiently use natural resources, among other applications.

 

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At A Glance

Silver Lake is the global leader in technology investing, with more than $23 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital and a team of approximately 110 investment and value creation professionals located around the world. Today Silver Lake's portfolio of investments collectively generates more than $80 billion of revenue annually and employs greater than 160,000 people internationally.

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