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04/17/19TPG Real Estate Partners and Contera Form a Strategic Venture
Partnership  brings together complementary capabilities to pursue industrial real estate  investment opportunities and development projects in Central Europe San  Francisco, London, and Prague – April 17, 2019 – TPG Real  Estate Partners (“TREP”), the dedicated real estate equity investment platform  of global alternative asset firm TPG, and Contera, an established developer and  operator of industrial parks in the Czech Republic, announced today they have formed&nb... 
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04/17/19TPG-Led Consortium Invests in APM Monaco
  HONG  KONG and BEIJING—17 April 2019 — TPG, a leading global alternative asset firm,  today announced that it has led a consortium of investors and reached a  definitive agreement to invest in APM Monaco (“APM” or “The Company”), a  leading contemporary jewellery brand, synonymous with the  chic of Monaco and South of France lifestyle. The brand originated in Monaco  and successfully grew a global footprint with a significant presence in Asia.  TPG and i... 
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04/11/19AskBio Partners with TPG and Vida Ventures
Leading gene therapy company  announces $235 million investment to accelerate growthResearch Triangle Park, NC; Fort Worth, Texas; San  Francisco; and Boston – April 11, 2019 – Asklepios BioPharmaceutical, Inc  (AskBio), a developer and manufacturer of Adeno-Associated Virus (AAV) gene  therapy therapeutics for underserved patient populations with rare and  generally untreatable genetic disorders, announced today $235 million in funding  to augment and accelerate it... 
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04/09/19Expanse Announces $70 Million Series C Funding, Led by TPG Growth
Company’s explosive growth includes over $100 million in federal  contracts across all military services, multiple Fortune 10 customers, and  tripled sales year-over-year since launchSan  Francisco, CA - April 9, 2019 - Expanse, an Internet  information technology (IT) operations management platform, announced today  that it has raised $70 million in Series C funding led by TPGGrowth. The round  also welcomes investments from Arianna Huffington, Peter Thiel, Egon Du... 
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04/04/19New Public Benefit Corporation, Instride, launches to Reinvent the Way Employers Bring the Power of a University Education to their Employees
Resulting from a  partnership between Arizona State University and The Rise Fund,   forward-thinking  employers will be able sponsor employees to earn   degrees and  credentials from the world’s foremost universitiesApril 4, 2019 - Los Angeles, California - Arizona State University (ASU), recognized by U.S. News and  World Report as the country’s most innovative university,  and The Rise Fund, a global impact investing fund managed by TPG, have  collab... 
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04/03/19Senior Food and Agriculture Leaders Walter Robb and Taryn Goodman Join The Rise Fund
Industry  veterans to build on The Rise Fund’s existing work in the sectorRobb  Will Serve as Senior Advisor for Food and Agriculture, Goodman to lead Food and  Agriculture Sector Work   April 3, 2019 - San Francisco –The Rise Fund announced today that Taryn  Goodman will join as Sector Lead for food and agriculture, and Walter Robb will  serve Senior Advisor focused on that same industry sector. In her new role,  Goodman will help source new investment opport... 
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04/02/19TPG Earns Top Marks in 2019 Corporate Equality Index
Fort Worth, Texas, and San Francisco – April 2, 2019 – TPG, a leading global alternative asset firm, proudly announced that the firm  received a perfect score of 100 on the 2019 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), the  nation’s premier benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and  practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality, administered by the Human Rights  Campaign (HRC) Foundation. TPG joins the ranks of over 560 major U.S.  businesses that also earned top m... 
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03/27/19TPG invests INR 100 crores in Indian beauty retailer Nykaa
March 27, 2019: Nykaa, India’s leading beauty retailer,  raised INR 100 crores through leading private equity fund TPG Growth as primary  investment. TPG Growth is a US-based fund focused on helping grow successful,  middle market businesses across a variety of industries around the world.Since its launch in 2012, Nykaa has successfully  transformed the beauty industry in India with its wide curation and engaging  content. The omnichannel retailer continues to build its ... 
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03/26/19Entertainment Partners Announces Investment From TPG
New  resources enhance capacity to realize vision for clientsBurbank,  CA, March 26, 2019 – Entertainment Partners (“EP” or the “Company”), the  leading global end-to-end provider of production workforce management and  automated production software and services to the entertainment industry,  announced today that it has reached an agreement to be acquired by TPG Capital,  the private equity platform of global alternative asset firm TPG. EP’s  management team, ... 
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03/14/19Mike Zappert Joins TPG to Expand Technology Investing Efforts
Fort Worth, Texas and San Francisco – March 14, 2019 – TPG Growth, the global middle market and growth equity platform of alternative asset firm TPG, today announced that Mike Zappert has joined the platform as a Partner. In his new role, Zappert will help drive technology investing and strategy across the TPG Growth and The Rise Fund platforms. Zappert will be based in San Francisco.Zappert comes to TPG Growth from Adams Street Partners, where he served as Partner on the firm’s Growth Equi... 
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03/11/19TPG Capital Announces Acquisition of Goodnight Midstream
Experienced energy investor partners with leading produced water  management platform  Transaction provides company with significant incremental capital to  accelerate growthDallas and Fort  Worth, Texas & San Francisco –  March  11, 2019 – TPG Capital, the private equity platform of global alternative  asset firm TPG, announced today it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire  a majority stake in Goodnight Midstream, a leading midstream produced ... 
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03/11/19TPG Real Estate Partners Closes Fund with More than $3.7 Billion of Capital Commitments
San Francisco, Fort Worth,  Texas, and London – March 11, 2019 – TPG Real Estate Partners (TREP), the  dedicated real estate equity investment platform of global alternative asset  firm TPG, announced today the closing of its latest opportunity fund, TPG Real  Estate Partners III. The fund secured over $3.7 billion of capital commitments  and was oversubscribed. TREP invests in commercial and  residential properties across the United States and Europe through a... 
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02/11/19TPG Closes Asia VII with Over $4.6 Billion of Commitments
Beijing, Hong Kong, Mumbai, Melbourne, Seoul, Singapore,  and San Francisco - February 11, 2019 - TPG, a global alternative asset firm, today announced the final close of its  latest Asian focused private equity fund, TPG Capital Asia VII. The fund raised  over $4.6 billion in commitments, exceeding the fund’s target. “Thanks to the continued support of our global investor  partners, we surpassed the target figure for TPG Asia VII. We are proud to have  reached this... 
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02/08/19Sohaib Abbasi, Stephen Elop, and Jeffrey Tarr join TPG as Senior Advisors
Fort Worth, Texas, and San  Francisco – February 8, 2019 – TPG, a global alternative asset firm, today  announced the appointments of Sohaib Abbasi, Stephen Elop, and Jeffrey Tarr as  Senior Advisors to the firm's technology group. Together, Abbasi, Elop, and  Tarr bring decades of leadership experience in distinct areas of technology. In  their roles, they will advise TPG on its portfolio and investment activities  within the sector."From disruptors to established&... 
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02/06/19Calm Raises $88M, Becomes First Mental Health Unicorn
With investment from TPG,  the company is on a path to becoming the leading global health and wellness  brand.SAN FRANCISCO (February 6, 2019) – Calm today announced that it has raised $88 million in a Series B  financing, valuing the company at $1 billion USD. The funding round is led by TPG Growth with participation from Creative Artists  Agency (CAA), and existing investors Insight Venture Partners and Sound  Ventures. The round brings total funding to date to $116M.C... 
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02/04/19TPG Growth to Invest in Solara Active Pharma, Leading Indian Pharmaceutical Developer
The investment will help the company grow and increase capacity in regulated markets, marks TPG Growth's first Indian life sciences investmentBangalore, India – February 4, 2019 – Today, TPG Growth announced that it would invest $30 million in Solara Active Pharma, a leading global manufacturer of active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) with a network of customers including several top global generic companies in the US and Europe and a robust selection of products. The investment will be focuse... 
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02/01/19TPG Capital and Lani Fritts Partner to Launch Kadiant
Leading, global healthcare investor and experienced  industry executive partner to establish new autism services companyFort Worth, Texas and San Francisco – February 1, 2019 – TPG  Capital announced today that it has entered into a partnership with Lani Fritts,  a highly-regarded and accomplished leader in behavioral health, to form Kadiant  Inc. Kadiant is a mission-driven organization that seeks to provide  high-quality Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy and rela... 
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01/29/19TPG Capital to sell Transporeon Group to Hg
Fort Worth, Texas;  San Francisco; and Ulm, Germany – January 29, 2019– Transporeon Group  (“Transporeon” or “the company”), a leading global cloud-based business network  for industrial logistics, today announced that Hg has entered into a definitive  agreement to acquire a majority interest in the company from existing investor TPG  Capital (“TPG”), the private equity platform of global alternative asset firm  TPG. Terms of the transaction are not being disclosed.... 
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01/23/19Y Analytics Launches to Bring Together Capital and Research for Good
Y Analytics  Launches to Bring Together Capital and Research for GoodY  Analytics will help capital allocators better understand, value, and manage  social and environmental impact, increasing the effectiveness and reach of the  capital we invest as a society January  23, 2019 – Washington, DC and Davos, Switzerland – Today marks the launch of Y  Analytics, a new, independent organization established to drive increased and  more effective investment in creating... 
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01/10/19TPG and CICC Capital Jointly Establish China Synergy Platform
(Beijing, January 10, 2019) — TPG, a leading global alternative asset firm, and CICC Capital, the private equity arm of China International Capital Corporation Limited (CICC, 3908. HK), China's preeminent investment bank, signed an agreement to jointly establish the China Synergy platform. This flagship platform is set up with a USD/RMB dual-currency structure to give it flexibility to target investment opportunities both in China and overseas that will benefit from the key trends in Chinese eco... 
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