Private Equity Funds

Northwestern Mutual Capital manages $6+ billion of private equity fund exposure1. Our team actively evaluates primary fund investments as well as secondary opportunities, and has invested in private equity funds for its clients for over 40 years, developing numerous long-term relationships with leaders of the private equity industry. We are committed to being a significant and consistent investor in private equity funds, backing sponsors with superior realized investment returns and sustainable and differentiated strategies.

Another clear differentiating factor in fund selection is the opportunity to develop a mutually beneficial co-investment relationship. Northwestern Mutual Capital's direct investment team has a proven ability to execute junior debt, senior equity, and equity co-investments with speed, size and flexibility alongside our core private equity sponsors.

as of June 30, 2023