Cresset Partners’ Sponsor Products provides access to institutional-quality, highly diversified exposure to the Private Equity asset class through secondary, primary, and co-investment strategies.  The Sponsor Products' senior investment team has nearly 40 years of combined private equity secondary and primary investment experience.


Secondary/Primary/Co-Investment Fund-of-Funds


  • Registered investment vehicles

  • Flexible investment windows with lower minimums

  • Limited redemption feature

  • 1099 issuing entity



  • Build portfolios highly diversified by manager, fund, strategy, asset type, vintage year, and geography
  • Focus on high quality managers and supportable asset values
  • Acquire assets below Net Asset Value
  • Acquire mature assets, with increased visibility on exit timing and value
  • Invest in primary funds and co-investments to enhance returns and promote access to the highest quality managers


  • Mitigation or elimination of the J-Curve
  • Rapid portfolio diversification
  • Shorter holding periods
  • Generation of relatively early and consistent cash yields across a variety of market environments
  • Enhanced visibility, facilitating risk identification and pricing
  • Mitigation of blind-pool risk