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2002
The Story Begins
2002

The Story Begins

Oakley is founded by Peter Dubens and David Till.

2007
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2007

First Fund is Launched

Fund I is launched at €288 million.

Alex Collins joins as a partner.

2008
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2008

Early Investments

Investments Include: Headland Media, Host Europe, Daisy PLC and Monument.

2010
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2010

Broadening the Portfolio

Investments include: Broadstone and Time Out Group PLC.

2013
A New Fund & A New Partner
2013

Entry into Education, A New Fund and A New Partner

Investments include: Inspired.

Fund II is launched at €524 million.

David Brickell joins as a partner.

2014
Acquisitions Across the Board
2014

Acquisitions Across the Board

Investments include: intergenia, Facile, North Sails and Inspired.

Rebecca Gibson joins as a partner.

2015
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2015

Investing Across All Core Sectors

Investments include: HEG, Parship Elite Group, Verivox, Damovo and Daisy.

2016
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2016

Third Fund is Launched

Fund III is launched at €800 million.

2017
A New Fund & A New Partner
2017

Big Investments and New Faces

Investments include: Casa & atHome, WebPros, TechInsights, Schülerhilfe, AMOS.

Partner team expands to seven.

2018
Latest Acquisitions
2018

Latest Acquisitions and New Office

Investments include: Career Partner Group, Facile.

Oakley opens an office in Germany to capitalise on its increasing presence and expertise in the market.

2019
2019

New acquisitions and the launch of Fund IV

Fund IV is closed at €1.46bn.

Investments include: Ekon and Seagull & Videotel.