Cinven wraps up eighth fund at $14.5bn

Fund 8 is nearly 30 percent larger than its predecessor fund, Fund 7.

  • Cinven has completed investments in more than 150 portfolio companies across Europe and in North America
  • Founded in 1977, Cinven is based in London

Cinven closed its flagship eighth fund at $14.5 billion.

Fund 8 is nearly 30 percent larger than its predecessor fund, Fund 7.

On the fundraising, Stuart McAlpine, managing partner of Cinven, said in a statement, “Cinven has a long and proven track record of delivering strong and consistent performance to our investors. Our strategy for Fund 8 builds on the approach we have successfully deployed for previous Cinven funds, investing in control positions in growth-oriented, market leading, cash generative companies with resilient characteristics where we can accelerate growth through our active management, and deliver break-out returns.”

Cinven has completed investments in more than 150 portfolio companies across Europe and in North America.

Founded in 1977, Cinven is based in London.