WestView Capital Partners targets $1bn

Boston-based private equity firm seeks to raise $1bn for its fifth flagship buyout fund.

Fund Name: WestView Capital Partners V
Target size: $1 billion
Predecessor fund: WestView Capital Partners IV ($700 million)

WestView Capital Partners is targeting $1 billion for its WestView Capital Partners V fund, according to a commmitment made by Massachusetts Pension Reserves Investment Management Board.

WestView Capital Partners V will invest in buyouts in North America, focusing on business services, healthcare and TMT sectors. The fund aims to surpass the total amount raised by its predecessor fund, WestView Capital Partners IV, which closed in December 2017 on $700 million.