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Investments

71

Portfolio Exits

53

Funds

21

Partners & Customers

2

Service Providers

3

About ABRY Partners

ABRY Partners is a private equity investment firm focused on media, communications, insurance, business, and information services. Since its founding, ABRY has completed more than $62 billion of transactions, representing investments in more than 550 properties.

ABRY Partners Headquarter Location

888 Boylston St 16th Floor

Boston, Massachusetts, 02199,

United States

617-859-2959

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LLCP Hits Triple on Best Lawyers Exit

Dec 3, 2021

Levine Leichtman Capital Partners (LLCP) has sold its portfolio company BL Rankings (DBA Best Lawyers) to Abry Partners. Best Lawyers is a provider of proprietary and peer-reviewed rankings of lawyers and law firms across various practice areas within the legal sector. The company’s digital and non-digital products are published in 75 countries around the world.... […]

ABRY Partners Investments

71 Investments

ABRY Partners has made 71 investments. Their latest investment was in Aker Systems as part of their Secondary Market on September 9, 2021.

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ABRY Partners Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

9/27/2021

Secondary Market

Aker Systems

Yes

1

8/4/2021

Private Equity - II

Lighthouse Autism Center

No

3

5/26/2021

Private Equity

SDI Presence

Yes

1

4/7/2021

Growth Equity

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$99M

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10

3/10/2021

Private Equity

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$99M

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10

Date

9/27/2021

8/4/2021

5/26/2021

4/7/2021

3/10/2021

Round

Secondary Market

Private Equity - II

Private Equity

Growth Equity

Private Equity

Company

Aker Systems

Lighthouse Autism Center

SDI Presence

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Amount

$99M

$99M

New?

Yes

No

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

1

3

1

10

10

ABRY Partners Portfolio Exits

53 Portfolio Exits

ABRY Partners has 53 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Sentry Data Systems on June 08, 2021.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
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Acquirer

Sources

6/8/2021

Acquired

$991

5

5/17/2021

Acquired - II

$991

6

5/4/2021

Acquired

4

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Date

6/8/2021

5/17/2021

5/4/2021

00/00/0000

00/00/0000

Exit

Acquired

Acquired - II

Acquired

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Valuation

$991

$991

Acquirer

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Sources

5

6

4

10

10

ABRY Partners Acquisitions

69 Acquisitions

ABRY Partners acquired 69 companies. Their latest acquisition was Best Lawyers on December 01, 2021.

Date

Investment Stage

Companies

Valuation
Valuations are submitted by companies, mined from state filings or news, provided by VentureSource, or based on a comparables valuation model.

Total Funding

Note

Sources

12/1/2021

Management Buyout

Acq - Fin

1

11/15/2021

Shareholder Liquidity

Shareholder Liquidity

2

9/10/2021

Corporate Majority

Acq - Fin

1

7/1/2021

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$99M

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10

5/18/2021

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10

Date

12/1/2021

11/15/2021

9/10/2021

7/1/2021

5/18/2021

Investment Stage

Management Buyout

Shareholder Liquidity

Corporate Majority

Companies

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Valuation

Total Funding

$99M

$99M

Note

Acq - Fin

Shareholder Liquidity

Acq - Fin

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Sources

1

2

1

10

10

ABRY Partners Fund History

21 Fund Histories

ABRY Partners has 21 funds, including CHP Strategic Partners.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

6/13/2019

CHP Strategic Partners

$14.85M

1

12/31/2014

ABRY Partners VIII LP

Industry Focused

$1,900M

1

12/31/2014

ABRY Advanced Securities Fund III LP

Private Debt (Other)

$1,500M

1

1/31/2013

ABRY Senior Equity IV

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$99M

10

12/31/2011

ABRY Advanced Securities Fund II LP

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$99M

10

Closing Date

6/13/2019

12/31/2014

12/31/2014

1/31/2013

12/31/2011

Fund

CHP Strategic Partners

ABRY Partners VIII LP

ABRY Advanced Securities Fund III LP

ABRY Senior Equity IV

ABRY Advanced Securities Fund II LP

Fund Type

Industry Focused

Private Debt (Other)

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Status

Amount

$14.85M

$1,900M

$1,500M

$99M

$99M

Sources

1

1

1

10

10

ABRY Partners Partners & Customers

2 Partners and customers

ABRY Partners has 2 strategic partners and customers. ABRY Partners recently partnered with NSM Insurance Group on August 8, 2016.

Date

Type

Business Partner

Country

News Snippet

Sources

8/5/2016

Partner

NSM Insurance Group

United States

ABRY Partners And NSM Insurance Group Team Up Again

CONSHOHOCKEN , Pa. , Aug. 5 , 2016 / PRNewswire / -- NSM Insurance Group announced today an agreement to enter into a joint venture with ABRY Partners and AIG .

3

12/18/2015

Partner

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10

Date

8/5/2016

12/18/2015

Type

Partner

Partner

Business Partner

NSM Insurance Group

Country

United States

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News Snippet

ABRY Partners And NSM Insurance Group Team Up Again

CONSHOHOCKEN , Pa. , Aug. 5 , 2016 / PRNewswire / -- NSM Insurance Group announced today an agreement to enter into a joint venture with ABRY Partners and AIG .

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Sources

3

10

ABRY Partners Service Providers

5 Service Providers

ABRY Partners has 5 service provider relationships

Service Provider

Associated Rounds

Provider Type

Service Type

Kirkland & Ellis

Acq - Fin, and Private Equity

Counsel

General Counsel

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Service Provider

Kirkland & Ellis

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Associated Rounds

Acq - Fin, and Private Equity

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Provider Type

Counsel

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Service Type

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ABRY Partners Team

7 Team Members

ABRY Partners has 7 team members, including current Chief Financial Officer, Michael Yirilli.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Andrew Banks

Founder

Current

Michael Yirilli

Chief Financial Officer

Current

Kostas Sofronas

Chief Compliance Officer

Current

Michael Ashton

Senior Vice President

Current

Debbie Johnson

Controller

Current

Name

Andrew Banks

Michael Yirilli

Kostas Sofronas

Michael Ashton

Debbie Johnson

Work History

Title

Founder

Chief Financial Officer

Chief Compliance Officer

Senior Vice President

Controller

Status

Current

Current

Current

Current

Current

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