As part of the transaction, all of the senior professionals at EIG have agreed to long-term commitments to remain with the firm. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed, and the parties expect to complete the investment during the month of April.About Affiliated Managers Group AMG is a global asset management company with equity investments in leading boutique investment management firms. AMG’s innovative partnership approach allows each Affiliate’s management team to own significant equity in their firm while maintaining operational autonomy. AMG’s strategy is to generate growth through the internal growth of existing Affiliates, as well as through investments in new Affiliates. In addition, AMG provides centralized assistance to its Affiliates in strategic matters, marketing, distribution, product development and operations. As of December 31, 2013, the aggregate assets under management of AMG’s Affiliates were approximately $568 billion (pro forma for pending investments) in more than 400 investment products across a broad range of investment styles, asset classes and distribution channels. For more information, please visit the Company’s website at www.amg.com. About EIG Global Energy Partners EIG specializes in private investments in energy and energy-related infrastructure on a global basis. EIG is headquartered in Washington, D.C. with offices in Houston, London, Sydney, Rio de Janeiro, Hong Kong and Seoul. In 2010, EIG completed a consensual spin-out from The TCW Group, Inc. For more information, visit www.eigpartners.com. William C. Sonneborn Mr. Sonneborn, 44, currently serves as Senior Advisor to KKR & Co. Until October 2013, he was a member of the ultimate general partner of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. and a member of KKR’s Management Committee. Mr. Sonneborn served as CEO of KKR Asset Management (the public markets side of KKR) as well as CEO and Director of KKR Financial LLC (NYSE: KFN), a publicly-traded specialty finance and energy business. He was a member of the Credit, Mezzanine, Real Estate and Special Situations Investment Committees. Prior to joining KKR, Mr. Sonneborn was with The TCW Group, Inc., most recently as President and Chief Operating Officer and CEO of The TCW Funds, Inc.
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