February 8, 2017 | Announcements

GCA Advises Vector Capital on $1.4B Raise for Its Fifth Private Equity Fund

We are pleased to announce that our client, Vector Capital, successfully closed its fifth technology-focused private equity fund at $1.4 billion, exceeding its original $1.2 billion target.

With the closing of Vector Capital V, L.P., Vector Capital’s total capital under management is $3.3 billion across its private equity and credit businesses. Vector Capital V, L.P. will continue Vector’s 20-year history of investing in public and private technology companies across software, internet and digital media, communications, and industrial technology.

GCA served as an advisor and placement agent to Vector Capital in connection with this fundraise.

About Vector Capital
Vector Capital is a leading global private equity firm specializing in transformational investments in established technology businesses. Vector identifies and pursues these investments in both the private and public markets. Vector actively partners with management teams to devise and execute new financial and business strategies that materially improve the competitive standing of these businesses and enhance their value for employees, customers, and shareholders. Among Vector’s notable investments are 20-20 Technologies, Aladdin Knowledge Systems, Allegro Development, Cambium Networks, Certara, ChyronHego, CollabNet, Corel, Emarsys, Gerber Technology, IPVALUE Management, LANDesk Software, Niku, RAE Systems, Register.com, Saba Software, SafeNet, Sizmek, Technicolor, Teletrac, Tidel, Triton Digital, and WatchGuard Technologies. For more information, visit www.vectorcapital.com.

About GCA
GCA is a premier global investment bank serving a broad client base through a range of advisory services including mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity capital markets, private funds, restructuring, and asset management. GCA is a global advisor providing unbiased, insightful advice and is focused on building long-term relationships based on trust. GCA delivers deep expertise in many key industries and has a particular focus in Technology, Software, Media, Digital Media, Communications, Industrials and Industrial Technology, Healthcare, Financial Institutions, FinTech and Business Services. GCA has teams of highly experienced bankers in San Francisco, New York, Tokyo, Frankfurt, London, Manchester, Milan, Mumbai, Munich, Osaka, Shanghai, Singapore, Tel Aviv and Zurich. For more information, visit gcaglobal.com.