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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.



Silver Lake Partners has a dedicated team of investment professionals located in Menlo Park, New York, London, Hong Kong, Shanghai, and Tokyo.


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Current Investments

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Go Daddy

Web Hosting and Domain Registration Services



Go Daddy is a leading provider of cloud-based software and services that enable, empower, and improve the online presence of small-and-medium-sized businesses. Go Daddy offers domain registration, web hosting, and related value-added services.


Travel Distribution Solutions



Sabre Holdings provides technology-enabled travel distribution services to travel agencies, consumers, and suppliers through its Travel Network, Travelocity, and Sabre Solutions business units.

Global Blue

Transaction Processing



Global Blue is the world’s leading transaction processor for international shopping, serving an extensive global ecosystem of merchants, travelers, and financial institutions. Through its Tax Free Shopping segment, the Company is the world’s #1 service provider enabling travelers to reclaim VAT/GST and providing merchants with related value-added services including business intelligence analytics and specialized marketing support. The Company also offers complementary dynamic currency conversion and payment integration software solutions for retail points of sale. Global Blue processes more than 27 million transactions annually for merchants in over 270,000 enabled retail locations around the world.


Software and Processing Solutions



SunGard is a global provider of software and processing solutions and business continuity services through its four divisions: Availability Services, Financial Systems, Public Sector and K-12 Education.


PC and Enterprise Solutions



Dell is an end-to-end computing solutions company serving a wide variety of customers ranging from the world's largest businesses and public-sector organizations, to small and medium businesses, and individual consumers. Product offerings include end-user computing and a broad portfolio of enterprise solutions and services that deliver efficient, effective and scalable information technology.

Hillstone Networks

Network Equipment



Hillstone Networks is a provider of network security equipment (firewall and Unified Threat Management products) to carriers, data centers, enterprises, and SMBs in China. The Company has a leading position in the domestic market and is currently developing plans to expand internationally.

SMART Modular

Memory Systems and Solid State Drives


Partners, Sumeru

SMART Modular is a leading independent developer and manufacturer of DRAM and Flash-based modules and subsystems for computing, communications, embedded, and defense applications. The Company operates in Brazil, Malaysia, the UK, and the US.


Fixed Satellite Services



Intelsat is the world’s largest provider of fixed satellite services, delivering advanced transmission access for information and entertainment to some of the world’s leading media and network companies, multinational corporations, Internet service providers, and governmental agencies.

Interactive Data Corporation

Financial Market Data



Interactive Data Corporation is a leader in the financial information services industry, supplying pricing and reference data to the back offices of financial institutions around the world, enabling clients to complete mission critical functions such as portfolio valuation, regulatory compliance, and risk management. The Company also serves clients’ needs in electronic trading, wealth management, real time market data, and fixed income analytics.

William Morris Endeavor

Entertainment and Media



William Morris Endeavor (WME) is a leading entertainment and media company, representing approximately 8,000 clients and holding a market-leading position across key media industry verticals including TV, film, music, and books. WME also advises some of the world’s most recognized consumer brands to create entertainment-based marketing solutions and invests in companies across the digital media landscape.


Enterprise Communications Solutions



Avaya is a global leader in enterprise communications systems. The Company provides unified communications, contact centers, data solutions, and related services directly and through its channel partners to leading businesses and organizations around the world.

Quorum Business Solutions

Energy Software and Solutions


Partners, Kraftwerk

Quorum is the leading provider of software and services to manage operational, administrative, financial and transactional business processes for energy, renewables and natural resource industry segments. Quorum has completed over 975 successful energy information technology projects and provides ongoing support to over 185 energy industry clients.

Virtu Financial

Electronic Market Making



Virtu is one of the world’s largest electronic market makers and financial technology developers, providing liquidity by offering competitively priced bids and offers across thousands of financial instruments in the cash and futures markets for commodities, currencies, equities, and fixed income.

Alibaba Group

E-Commerce Websites



Alibaba Group is China’s leading e-commerce company with the following key business subsidiaries: (#1 global B2B e-commerce platform), Taobao Marketplace (#1 China C2C e-commerceplatform), and Taobao Mall (“T-Mall”, #1 China B2C e-commerce platform).

Red Ventures

Digital Marketing



Red Ventures is the United States’ largest provider of technology-enabled performance marketing services. The company operates as a strategic partner to leading brands across a variety of industries, including consumer home video, telecom, insurance, energy, financial services and software.

Vantage Data Centers

Data Centers



Vantage Data Centers provides scalable wholesale data center infrastructure to large corporate enterprises and service providers.


Advanced Semiconductor Components



Avago Technologies Limited is a leading designer, developer and global supplier of a broad range of analog semiconductor devices with a focus on III-V based products.

Note: Includes all current investments from Silver Lake Partners II, L.P. and Silver Lake Partners III, L.P.

At A Glance

Silver Lake is the global leader in technology investing, with more than $26 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital and a team of approximately 110 investment and value creation professionals located around the world. Silver Lake Partners invests in large-cap technology companies and tech-enabled businesses.

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