Adams Street Partners

Since 1972, Adams Street has solely focused on private markets investment management. Over the past forty years, we've grown from a single office in Chicago to eight locations around the world, with investments across more than 30 nations. We manage over $27 billion of assets. Our investors include more than 300 corporate and public pension plans, endowments, foundations and other institutional investors. Our professional mission is simple: We strive to be the premier private markets investment manager in the world.

TypeInvestor
HQChicago, IL, US
Founded1972
Websiteadamsstreetpartners.com
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
Adams Street Partners was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL, US
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Key People/Management at Adams Street Partners

Jeffrey Akers

Jeffrey Akers

Partner, Head of Secondary Investments
Matt Autrey

Matt Autrey

Partner, Primary Investments
Sarah Bass

Sarah Bass

Partner, Finance
David Brett

David Brett

Partner, Head of Co-Investments
Thomas Bremner

Thomas Bremner

Partner, Growth Equity
Jeffrey Burgis

Jeffrey Burgis

Partner
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Adams Street Partners Office Locations

Adams Street Partners has offices in Chicago, Austin, Boston, Menlo Park and in 6 other locations
Chicago, IL, US (HQ)
N Upper Wacker Dr
Austin, TX, US
1717 W 6th St #259
Boston, MA, US
501 Boylston St 10th floor
Boston, MA, US
745 Atlantic Ave 8th floor
Menlo Park, CA, US
2730 Sand Hill Rd #300
New York, NY, US
340 Madison Ave 19th floor
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Adams Street Partners News and Updates

Adams Street Partners supports Kamps Pallets’ Tritz buyout

Adams Street Partners provided financing to back Kamps Pallets’ acquisition of Tritz Pallet, according to a source familiar with the transaction.

Adams Street Partners launches Seoul office

Adams Street Partners has opened an office in Seoul, South Korea. Chris Cho, who is joining the firm as a principal, will lead the new office.

Adams Street Partners recruits ex-Ares Management VP Lawrence as principal

Adams Street Partners has hired Justin Lawrence as a principal. Previously, Lawrence worked at Ares Management where he served as a vice president in the direct lending group.

Adams Street Partners recruits Pando as partner and CTO

Adams Street Partners has hired Alicia Pando as a partner and chief technology officer. Previously, Pando worked at Magnetar Capital where she was CTO and most recently, chief operating officer of its fundamental strategies business.

Adams Street Partners collects $475 mln for venture/growth fund programs

Adams Street Partners has raised $475 million for its venture/growth equity fund programs. The firm will use this capital to back venture and growth stage companies in the tech and healthcare sectors.

Adams Street Partners Online and Social Media Presence

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Adams Street Partners Blogs

Adams Street Partners Closes Second Private Credit Program with More Than $3 Billion of Capital

Adams Street successfully completed fundraising for its second Private Credit program (PC II), closing the oversubscribed program with more than $2.1 billion of committed capital and over $3.0 billion, including leverage. The post Adams Street Partners Closes Second Private Credit Program with More …

PDI Expert Q&A: Disruption Creates Openings for Private Capital

Despite the challenges of inflation, tight labor markets and rising interest rates, the opportunity set for private credit remains favorable. The post PDI Expert Q&A: Disruption Creates Openings for Private Capital appeared first on Adams Street Partners.

Adams Street Venture Innovation Fund II Ranks Top 10 in 2022 Preqin League Tables

Adams Street Venture Innovation Fund II named a Top Performing Private Equity Fund $250mm-$499mm by Net IRR in the 2022 Preqin League Tables. The post Adams Street Venture Innovation Fund II Ranks Top 10 in 2022 Preqin League Tables appeared first on Adams Street Partners.

Adams Street Appoints Joost Mioch as Head of Benelux Region

Adams Street Partners, LLC announced that Joost Mioch has joined the firm as regional head of Benelux, operating out of the firm’s Munich office. The post Adams Street Appoints Joost Mioch as Head of Benelux Region appeared first on Adams Street Partners.

Global Survey Finds Innovation Supercycle Driving Perception of Private Markets Investing Opportunities

Our Global Investor Survey reports that 86% of respondents believe private markets will outperform their public market equivalents over the long term. The post Global Survey Finds Innovation Supercycle Driving Perception of Private Markets Investing Opportunities appeared first on Adams Street Partn…

PEI GP-Led Secondaries: On a Roll with Jeff Akers, Troy Barnett, and Pinal Nicum

PEI spoke with Jeff Akers, Troy Barnett and Pinal Nicum to discuss the evolution of GP-led deals and their role within the secondaries market. The post PEI GP-Led Secondaries: On a Roll with Jeff Akers, Troy Barnett, and Pinal Nicum appeared first on Adams Street Partners.
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Adams Street Partners Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Adams Street Partners founded?

    Adams Street Partners was founded in 1972.

  • Who are Adams Street Partners key executives?

    Adams Street Partners's key executives are Jeffrey Akers, Matt Autrey and Sarah Bass.

  • Where is Adams Street Partners headquarters?

    Adams Street Partners headquarters is located at N Upper Wacker Dr, Chicago.

  • Where are Adams Street Partners offices?

    Adams Street Partners has offices in Chicago, Austin, Boston, Menlo Park and in 6 other locations.

  • How many offices does Adams Street Partners have?

    Adams Street Partners has 14 offices.