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Fund Overview

The Florida Growth Fund was established in 2009 to enhance Florida’s capacity for development, growth and innovation. On behalf of the Florida State Board of Administration, Hamilton Lane actively pursues private equity investment opportunities for the Florida Growth Fund. The Fund has $750 million under management.

Our experienced investment professionals guide these opportunities through our rigorous due diligence process into one of two structures:
  • Fund Investments – Commit to private equity fund partnerships
  • Co-Investments – Invest directly into companies alongside another fund manager in both debt and equity opportunities

Fund Goals

The Florida Growth Fund will achieve its goals through prudent capital investment in sustainable industries with a technology or growth component. Potential investment opportunities will require a substantial operating presence within Florida. While the Fund will target a variety of businesses and industries, examples include:
  • Business Services
  • Consumer
  • Healthcare and Healthcare Services
  • Medical and Life Sciences
  • Information Technology
  • Media and Telecommunications
  • Aerospace and Defense Technologies
  • Education