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COMPANY

INDUSTRY VERTICAL

YEAR

STRATEGY

Go Daddy

Web Hosting and Domain Registration Services

2011

Partners

Go Daddy is a leading provider of cloud-based software and services that enable, empower, and improve the online presence of small-and-medium-sized businesses. Go Daddy offers domain registration, web hosting, and related value-added services.

Sabre

Travel Distribution Solutions

2007

Partners

Sabre Holdings provides technology-enabled travel distribution services to travel agencies, consumers, and suppliers through its Travel Network, Travelocity, and Sabre Solutions business units.

Global Blue

Transaction Processing

2012

Partners

Global Blue is the world’s leading transaction processor for international shopping, serving an extensive global ecosystem of merchants, travelers, and financial institutions. Through its Tax Free Shopping segment, the Company is the world’s #1 service provider enabling travelers to reclaim VAT/GST and providing merchants with related value-added services including business intelligence analytics and specialized marketing support. The Company also offers complementary dynamic currency conversion and payment integration software solutions for retail points of sale. Global Blue processes more than 27 million transactions annually for merchants in over 270,000 enabled retail locations around the world.

SunGard

Software and Processing Solutions

2005

Partners

SunGard is a global provider of software and processing solutions and business continuity services through its four divisions: Availability Services, Financial Systems, Public Sector and K-12 Education.

Dell

PC and Enterprise Solutions

2013

Partners

Dell is an end-to-end computing solutions company serving a wide variety of customers ranging from the world's largest businesses and public-sector organizations, to small and medium businesses, and individual consumers. Product offerings include end-user computing and a broad portfolio of enterprise solutions and services that deliver efficient, effective and scalable information technology.

Allyes

Online Media

2010

Partners

Allyes is a leading interactive marketing solutions provider in China with the following online business segments: ad agency, ad networks, advertising technology solutions, and Internet-related market research.

Hillstone Networks

Network Equipment

2011

Partners

Hillstone Networks is a provider of network security equipment (firewall and Unified Threat Management products) to carriers, data centers, enterprises, and SMBs in China. The Company has a leading position in the domestic market and is currently developing plans to expand internationally.

Mercury

Merchant Acquiring for Integrated Payments

2010

Partners

Mercury Payment Systems is one of the fastest growing merchant acquirers in North America. The Company has created a unique, value-added network of integrated point of sale software developers, resellers, and merchants who all benefit from the company’s payment processing solutions.

SMART Modular

Memory Systems and Solid State Drives

2011

Partners, Sumeru

SMART Modular is a leading independent developer and manufacturer of DRAM and Flash-based modules and subsystems for computing, communications, embedded, and defense applications. The Company operates in Brazil, Malaysia, the UK, and the US.

Intelsat

Fixed Satellite Services

2008

Partners

Intelsat is the world’s largest provider of fixed satellite services, delivering advanced transmission access for information and entertainment to some of the world’s leading media and network companies, multinational corporations, Internet service providers, and governmental agencies.

Interactive Data Corporation

Financial Market Data

2010

Partners

Interactive Data Corporation is a leader in the financial information services industry, supplying pricing and reference data to the back offices of financial institutions around the world, enabling clients to complete mission critical functions such as portfolio valuation, regulatory compliance, and risk management. The Company also serves clients’ needs in electronic trading, wealth management, real time market data, and fixed income analytics.

Gerson Lehrman Group

Expert Consultant Network

2008

Partners

Gerson Lehrman Group manages the world’s leading network of experts and provides technology and services to support a marketplace for expertise. Its platform for consultation and collaboration helps the world's leading financial services firms, consultancies, corporations, and nonprofit organizations find, engage, and manage experts for information in a broad range of industries and disciplines.

William Morris Endeavor

Entertainment and Media

2012

Partners

William Morris Endeavor (WME) is a leading entertainment and media company, representing approximately 8,000 clients and holding a market-leading position across key media industry verticals including TV, film, music, and books. WME also advises some of the world’s most recognized consumer brands to create entertainment-based marketing solutions and invests in companies across the digital media landscape.

Avaya

Enterprise Communications Solutions

2007

Partners

Avaya is a global leader in enterprise communications systems. The Company provides unified communications, contact centers, data solutions, and related services directly and through its channel partners to leading businesses and organizations around the world.

Virtu Financial

Electronic Market Making

2011

Partners

Virtu is one of the world’s largest electronic market makers and financial technology developers, providing liquidity by offering competitively priced bids and offers across thousands of financial instruments in the cash and futures markets for commodities, currencies, equities, and fixed income.

Alibaba Group

E-Commerce Websites

2011

Partners

Alibaba Group is China’s leading e-commerce company with the following key business subsidiaries: Alibaba.com (#1 global B2B e-commerce platform), Taobao Marketplace (#1 China C2C e-commerceplatform), and Taobao Mall (“T-Mall”, #1 China B2C e-commerce platform).

Vantage Data Centers

Data Centers

2010

Partners

Vantage Data Centers provides scalable wholesale data center infrastructure to large corporate enterprises and service providers.

IPC

Communications Solutions

2006

Partners

IPC is a leading provider of mission-critical communications solutions primarily to the financial services industry. The Company’s Trading Systems and Network Services solutions differentiate IPC as one of the few integrated providers of trading systems, maintenance, and communications services.

Groupon

Collective Purchasing

2011

Partners

Groupon, a leading social commerce site, offers deals on local products and services in hundreds of markets around the world.

Avago

Advanced Semiconductor Components

2013

Partners

Avago Technologies Limited is a leading designer, developer and global supplier of a broad range of analog semiconductor devices with a focus on III-V based products.


Note: Includes all current investments by funds that follow the Silver Lake Partners strategy.

At A Glance

Silver Lake is the global leader in technology investing, with more than $23 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital and a team of approximately 110 investment and value creation professionals located around the world. Today Silver Lake's portfolio of investments collectively generates more than $85 billion of revenue annually and employs more than 200,000 people internationally.

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