The alternatives enthusiast

The alternatives enthusiast 2009-02-01 Staff Writer <italic>Head office</italic>Tel: 1 203 432 0120Investments OfficeFax: 1 203 432 631455 Whitney Avenuewww.yale.eduNew HavenCT06511-2107United States of AmericaASSETS / FUNDS UNDER MANAGEMENT$17 billion as of 16 Dec 2008AMOUNT / ALLOCATION TO PRIV

Head officeTel: 1 203 432 0120Investments OfficeFax: 1 203 432 631455 Whitney Avenuewww.yale.eduNew HavenCT06511-2107United States of AmericaASSETS / FUNDS UNDER MANAGEMENT$17 billion as of 16 Dec 2008AMOUNT / ALLOCATION TO PRIVATE EQUITY19% target, 18.7% actualYEAR FIRST INVESTED IN PRIVATE EQUITY1973GEOGRAPHYNorth AmericaYesWestern EuropeYesCentral & Eastern EuropeMiddle East / AfricaAsia PacificLatin AmericaFUND TYPEGeneralistBuyout / Later StageYesVentureYesMezzanine / Subordinated DebtYesFund of FundsMid-MarketYesInfrastructureTurnaround / DistressedYesSecondary Fund InterestsOtherPRIVATE EQUITY INVESTMENT APPETITE

North Western CEE MENA Asia Latin
America Europe Pacific America
Generalist
Buyout / Later Stage
Venture
Mezzanine / Subordinated Debt
Fund of Funds
Mid-Market
Infrastructure
Turnaround
Secondary Fund Interests

CONTACTS

Mr. Timothy Sullivan
Director of Investments
timothy.sullivan@yale.edu
Mr. David Swensen
Chief Investment Officer
david.swensen@yale.edu
Mr. Dean Takahashi
Director, Investments
dean.takahashi@yale.edu

SELECTED FUNDS

FUNDNAME MANAGER FUND SIZE YEAR FUND TYPE REGION
Castanea Partners Fund III Castanea Partners $575m 2007 Buyout North America
Pacific Equity Partners III Pacific Equity Partners $A1276m 2006 Buyout Asia/Pacific
HIG Venture Partners II HIG Ventures $300m 2005 Venture Capital North America
IDG Ventures Atlantic II IDG Ventures $180m 2005 Venture Capital North America
Foundation Capital V Foundation Capital $525m 2005 Early-Stage North America
Cognetas Fund II Cognetas €1250m 2005 Buyout Western Europe
JH Partners Fund II JH Partners $350m 2005 Buyout North America
Golden Gate Capital Fund II Golden Gate Capital $1800m 2004 Industry Focused North America
Maveron Equity Partners III Maveron $200m 2004 Venture Capital North America
Bain Capital Venture Fund 2005 Bain Capital $250m 2004 Venture Capital North America