ROWAYTON, Conn., March 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Eaton Partners, one of the largest global placement agents, was named “Placement Agent of the Year in Asia” by Private Equity International, a leading publication dedicated to reporting on the global private equity industry. Winners for the PEI Awards 2015 were based on the votes of thousands of industry professionals, which include limited partners in Asia, North America, Europe, and the Middle East as well as general partners, lenders, accountants, lawyers and consultants.
“We are thrilled to be recognized for our efforts in helping clients efficiently and effectively raise capital throughout Asia. As many of our peers are aware, we have developed deep relationships with institutional investors across major markets, and we look forward to continue expanding our relationships to new frontiers,” said Charlie Eaton, founder of Eaton Partners.
Within the Asia categories, other winners include Baring Private Equity Asia (“Large-cap firm of the year”), Navis Capital Partners (“Mid-market firm of the year”), Government of Singapore Investment Council (“Limited partner of the year”), Temasek (“Co-investor of the year”), and HKBN (“Exit of the year”).
“Last year was not an easy one for Asia fundraisings and Eaton Partners had to beat tough competition from its peers to jump from third place to the 2015 top spot,” noted Private Equity International. “In total, the firm guided five Asia managers to close fundraisings totaling an impressive $3.2 billion.”
Eaton Partners was also the runner-up in the “Placement Agent of the Year in North America” category, an honor that it has won in the 2012 Private Equity International Awards.
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