Ropes & Gray Serves as Counsel to Gauge Capital on Gauge Capital III
Ropes & Gray served as counsel to Gauge Capital (Gauge) which announced on Jan. 22 the final close of its third fund. Gauge Capital III was oversubscribed with $800 million in commitments.
The Gauge Capital team is the largest investor in the fund and represents over 25% of the committed capital. Gauge Capital is a private equity firm that partners with owners, managers, and equity stakeholders of successful middle market companies to maximize their potential. Gauge focuses on investing in growing services and technology-enabled companies in the business and consumer, healthcare, industrial, government and food sectors.
Ropes & Gray asset management partner and buyout and growth equity team co-leader Deb Lussier led the team advising Gauge, which also included tax partner Kat Gregor, asset management associates Rob Rossi, Shawn Donovan, Ryan DiLorenzo, and Mike Santopietro, tax associates Ariella Mutchler and Richard Rowley, and corporate paralegal Alyssa Williams.