About Us

30 years of excellence in private equity investments.

Abbott Capital Management was founded in 1986 with a vision of providing value-added private equity portfolio construction and management for institutional investors. Since that time, Abbott Capital has sought to build industry-leading capabilities focused exclusively on identifying talented managers of private equity funds globally and constructing thoughtful, high-conviction portfolios. Abbott Capital manages over $7 billion in private equity assets for institutions and their beneficiaries around the world. We take pride in our thorough due diligence, disciplined portfolio construction, ability to access to top-quality managers, stable leadership, and high level of client service.

  • 2017

    increase of 57%
    • Final close for Abbott Capital Private Equity Investors 2017
    • Reaches over $17 billion committed to more than 400 funds
  • 2016

    increase of 57%
    • Abbott receives Silver award for “LP, Global strategy with private equity allocation < $10bn” at the Private Equity Exchange Event in Paris
    • Abbott celebrates its 30th anniversary
    • Final close for Abbott Capital Private Equity Investors 2016
    • Reaches over $16 billion committed to more than 400 funds
  • 2015

    • Abbott receives award for the “Best LP, Global strategy with private equity allocation < $10bn” at the Private Equity Exchange Event in Paris
    • Final close for Abbott Capital Private Equity Investors 2015
    • Final close for Abbott Select Buyouts III
  • 2014

    • Final close for Abbott Capital Private Equity Investors
    • Final close for Abbott Capital Private Equity VII
    • Abbott signs Principles of Responsible Investing (PRI)
  • 2013

    magnis dis
    • Abbott named among Best Places to Work in Money Management
    • Final close for Abbott Capital Private Equity Investors 2013
  • 2012

    mobile support

    Final close for Abbott Capital Private Equity Investors 2012

  • 2011

    • Abbott celebrates its 25th anniversary
    • Final close for Abbott Capital Private Equity Investors 2011
  • 2010

    Final close for Abbott Capital Private Equity Investors 2010

  • 2009

    • Final close for Abbott Capital Private Equity Investors 2009
    • Final close for Abbott Capital Private Equity VI
  • 2008

    • Abbott opens its London office
    • Final close for Abbott Select Buyouts II
    • Final close for Abbott Capital Private Equity Investors 2008
  • 2007

    Reaches over $10 billion committed to more than 275 funds

  • 2006

    • Establishes an Annual Program with a diversified strategy
    • Final close for Abbott’s 1st Annual Program, Abbott Capital Private Equity Investors 2007
  • 2005

    • Abbott’s co-founder Stanley E. Pratt is inducted into the Dow Jones Private Equity Hall of Fame
    • Final close for Abbott Capital Private Equity V
  • 2004

    • Establishes first specialized strategy fund focusing on small/medium buyouts
    • Final close for Abbott Select Buyouts I
  • 2002

    Final close for Abbott Capital Private Equity IV

  • 2000

    • Reaches over $5 billion committed to more than 175 funds
    • Final close for Abbott Capital Private Equity III
  • 1998

    Final close for Abbott Capital Private Equity II

  • 1996

    Final close for Abbott Capital Private Equity I

  • 1995

    Establishes 1st commingled fund with a diversified strategy

  • 1994

    Reaches over $1 billion committed to more than 70 funds

  • 1987

    Makes its first commitment to a non-U.S. fund and its first purchase of a secondary interest

  • 1986

    • Abbott is founded by Stanley E. Pratt and Raymond L. Held
    • Abbott is awarded its first separate account mandate

 

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