Holland & Knight Advises SkyKnight Capital on Investment in New Republic Partners
SAN FRANCISCO (January 24, 2022) – Holland & Knight represented SkyKnight Capital, a San Francisco-based private equity firm, on its initial investment in New Republic Partners, a next generation financial services firm specializing in innovative investment, wealth advisory and credit solutions for families, endowments, foundations and advisors serving accredited investors. The deal was announced on Jan. 20, 2022.
The growth investment in New Republic Partners, based in Charlotte, North Carolina, builds on the firm's exceptional momentum and positions it to continue investing in first-rate talent and expanding its market coverage.
Founded in 2015, SkyKnight Capital manages more than $2 billion in private equity capital on behalf of leading institutional family offices, foundations, endowments and pensions. SkyKnight makes long-term investments into high-quality businesses in acyclical growth sectors alongside exceptional management teams. SkyKnight aims to build industry defining businesses in healthcare, financial services and tech-enabled services.
Holland & Knight Partners Gloria Skigen and Aaron Slavens led the firm's representation of SkyKnight Capital. They were assisted by Partner Brandon Bloom and Associates Megan Cribbs, Taylor Smith and Hanna Habtewold.
More information about the transaction can be found here.