Silver Lake
The Global Leader In Technology Investing
About Silver Lake

Silver Lake is the global leader in technology investing, with over $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.

Dedicated to the thesis that the dynamism and rapid pace of innovation in global technology demand intensely focused domain expertise, Silver Lake differentiates itself from generalist investment firms by devoting its full scope of talent and intellectual capital to the singular mission of investing in the world’s leading technology companies and tech-enabled businesses.

Key info
Founded in:
Menlo Park
Glenn Hutchins

Glenn Hutchins is a co-founder of Silver Lake, the global leader in technology investing. He is a director of both AT&T and Nasdaq, Inc.; a director of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York; vice chairman of both the Brookings Institution and the Economic Club of New York; and a member of the Executive Committee of the New York Presbyterian Hospital. He is an owner and member of the Executive Committee of the Boston Celtics basketball team. Mr. Hutchins is a director of the Harvard Management Company, which is responsible for the Harvard University endowment, and co-chairman of the University’s capital campaign. He is also a board member of the Center for American Progress as well as a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Previously, Mr. Hutchins served President Clinton in both the transition and the White House as a special advisor on economic and health-care policy. He was also previously chairman of the board of SunGard Data Systems, Inc. and Instinet, Inc.

Mr. Hutchins and his wife, Debbie, founded the Hutchins Family Foundation which, among other projects, has created the Hutchins Center for African & African American Research at Harvard University, which is chaired by Mr. Hutchins; the Hutchins Center on Fiscal and Monetary Policy at The Brookings Institution; and the Chronic Fatigue Initiative, which conducts basic research into the cause of chronic fatigue syndrome.

Mr. Hutchins holds an A.B. from Harvard College, an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School, and a J.D. from Harvard Law School.

Silver Lake Waterman

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.

Silver Lake Kraftwerk

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.

Silver Lake Partners

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 Sumeru

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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