ATP Private Equity Partners secures €800m for latest fund of funds


ATP Private Equity Partners has secured €800m for its fifth fund of funds from parent company ATP, Denmark’s largest pension fund.

Torben Vangstrup, managing partner, ATP PEP, “We are excited about the launch of our fifth fund, and very pleased by the continued backing from ATP. We look forward to investing with our existing General Partners and in selected new ones”.

The investment strategy for ATP PEP V will be the same as previous funds, targeting a diversified portfolio of fund commitments within the buyout, venture capital and distressed segments. Consistent with prior funds, ATP PEP V will have an increasing focus on co-investments with general partners of the ATP PEP portfolio, Vangstrup said. The geographic focus of ATP PEP V will continue to be Europe and North America, and select commitments in the rest of the world.

Vangstrup added, “I believe our consistent outperformance is a result of our excellent team work, disciplined investment process and the strong relationships we have with ATP as well as our portfolio of general partners”.

ATP PEP V will begin making commitments with immediate effect, he added

ATP PEP was founded in 2001 and is one of Europe’s largest institutional investors in private equity funds. Including the new fund, ATP PEP it manages €7.7bn on behalf of ATP, which has €80bn under management.

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