Landmark Partners and Wafra Acquire Passive Stake in Siris Capital Group

Posted on 04/03/2019

Wafra Inc. and Landmark Partners, LLC have acquired a passive, non-voting minority stake in Siris Capital Group LLC. The purchase includes an existing minority participation stake that was issued at the Siris Capital’s inception.

Siris Capital is a private equity firm focused on investing and driving value creation in mature technology companies. Siris Capital recently raised a US$ 3.45 billion buyout fund.

Kuwait’s Public Institution for Social Security (PIFSS) is the owner of Wafra.


Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC and Berkshire Global Advisors advised Siris on the transaction. Kirkland & Ellis LLP served as legal counsel to Siris.

Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP served as legal counsel to Wafra.

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