MBK Partners raises $6.5bn

The Korea-headquartered firm held a final close on its fifth buyout vehicle.

  • Fund name: MBK Partners V
  • Amount raised: $6.5 billion
  • Target size: $6.5 billion
  • Stage of fundraising: Final close
  • Final close date: May 2020
  • Time on the road: 7 months

MBK Partners has held a final close on MBK Partners V on its $6.5 billion hard-cap. The buyout vehicle will target the consumer and retail, financial services and telecommunications and media sectors across China, South Korea and Japan.