The Korea-based Highland Capital Management Company is one of the affiliate companies working under the Highland Capital Management Company based in the United States. The company has announced that they are headed to closing a deal that is focused on the healthcare private fund that is valued at $147 million in the capital commitments as at now. The National Pension Service in South Korea is one of the most prominent investors in the fund. In 1988, the company was founded and incepted in the country. The South Korea National Pension Plan is also valued at $499.8 billion. On the other hand, the Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute also says that they are valued at over $465 billion.
The investors that were present for facilitating and investing in the Highland Capital fund in conjunction with the Korea National Pension Plan have some objectives to make clear with the healthcare space in addition to the expected returns they will make in the industry. This also has the inclusion of access to the numerous opportunities that serve their strategic objectives in china, the United States, and Korea. In Asia, Highland Capital‘s first venture company as the Stonebridge Capital. This is one of the Korea-based private companies as well as equity companies that are expected to manage the fund coexistent.
This is one of the first healthcare private equity firm that worked in major parts of the continent. While most of the investors based in Asia have increased their interest in this plan for over two decades in the past, most of the investments the company has seen now emanate from the multi-purpose funds as well; as the direct-bases funds. The Highland Capital’s core capabilities are well aligned with the fund’s strategy. This draws on the deep expertise found in the firm as well as in the healthcare sector. The largest industry exposure of the healthcare facility has more than 15 years of experience operating in this industry. It also works by releasing most of the private institutions with enough operational funds for investment. The middle market is targeted with the funds as a way of promoting better business.