Hamilton Lane Advisors LLC is an employee owned investment manager. The firm primarily provides its services to public and corporate pension plans/funds, sovereign wealth funds, financial institutions, insurance companies, foundations, endowments, high net worth individuals, Taft-Hartley (union) pension plans, large private equity investors. It manages customized private equity portfolios for its clients. The firm invests in the alternative investment markets. It employs a combination of quantitative and qualitative analysis to create its investment portfolio. The firm conducts an in-house research to make its investments. It also specializes in direct and fund of fund investments. It also focuses on primary partnership investments, direct secondary investments, and co-investments. For direct investments, the firm invests in mid and late venture, mature companies, growth equity, distressed debt, turnarounds, bridge financing, mezzanine financing, and buyouts in middle market companies. For fund of fund investments, it invests in mezzanine, venture capital, private equity, turnaround, secondary investments, and special situation funds. The firm invests in private equity markets in North America, Latin America, United States, Western Europe, United Kingdom, Asia, Japan, and Australia. Hamilton Lane Advisors LLC was founded in 1991 and is based in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania with additional nine offices across Europe, North America, and Asia.