Hamilton Lane opens new office

The firm has relocated its San Francisco office to the city’s financial district and transferred managing director Paul Yett to the new office.

Private Equity firm Hamilton Lane will relocate its San Francisco office to 100 California Street in the city’s financial district, the firm announced today.

Hamilton Lane managing director Paul Yett has transferred to San Francisco to lead the new office. He will be joined by Jeff Lumbard, a senior associate with the firm. In a statement the firm said it is continuing to increase its presence in San Francisco and will hire additional professionals in the next several months.

Yett has been with Hamilton Lane since 1998, where he has managed the firm’s venture capital activities, overseen the management of the firm’s global client database, and coordinated new client development efforts. Yett is a member of the firm’s investment committee and serves on several advisory boards.

Lumbard has been with Hamilton Lane since 2004 and has focused on supporting existing client relationships and developing new ones, particularly in the Western United States.

Founded in 1991, Hamilton Lane oversees over $50 billion on behalf of institutional clients and has offices in the United States, Europe and Asia.