Legal Information

  • Last updated on October 2016

Welcome to the website of GI Manager L.P. together with its affiliated funds, separate accounts, and management entities “GI Partners” or “we”. Please read these Terms and Conditions of Website Use (“Terms of Use”) carefully before using this website (the “Site”). These Terms of Use set forth the legally binding terms and conditions that govern your access to and use of this Site and its contents. By using the Site, you accept these Terms of Use and our Privacy Policy (included below). If you do not agree to these Terms of Use for any reason, please do not use this Site. These Terms of Use constitute an agreement between you and GI Partners (the “Agreement”) and govern your access and use of the Site. GI Partners may change, add, or remove portions of the Terms of Use from time to time and any modifications will be effective immediately upon posting unless we indicate otherwise. Your use of the Site indicates your full acceptance of these Terms of Use in its then current form each time you access the Site. We suggest that you review these Terms of Use periodically for changes.

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If you have not received a password to access the LP Site, you agree not to attempt to access files in the LP Site.

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Neither we nor any of our agents, members, directors, or employees are responsible for any damages, liabilities, or injury, including but not limited to direct, indirect, incidental, special, exemplary, punitive, or consequential damages, or for any lost profits or losses, however caused, arising out of your use of (or inability to use) this Site, whether arising under this Agreement or otherwise. Our liability is limited to the maximum extent permitted by law and is limited even if we have been advised of the possibility of the damages, liability, or injury that you suffer or if any remedy you have fails of its essential purpose, including any damages, liabilities, or injury caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, defect, delay in operation, computer virus, line failure, or other computer malfunction.

In exchange for using this Site, you agree to indemnify and hold GI Partners, our agents, members, directors, and employees harmless against any and all claims, losses, liabilities, costs, and expenses (including, but not limited to, attorneys’ fees) arising from your use of this Site or your violation of this Agreement. In addition, you understand and agree that your use of this Site is predicated upon your waiver of any right to sue GI Partners, our agents, members, directors, and employees directly or to participate in a suit for any losses or damages resulting from your use of this Site.

Notwithstanding the foregoing, nothing contained in preceding paragraphs or elsewhere in this Agreement shall constitute a waiver by you of any of your legal rights under applicable U.S. federal securities laws or any other laws whose applicability is not permitted to be contractually waived.

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If any provision of the Agreement is deemed unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that provision will be deemed severable from the Agreement and will not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions. The Agreement constitutes the entire agreement and understanding between you and GI Partners, and supersedes any prior agreement and understandings with respect to your access to or use of the Site.

Important Information Regarding Cetain Biographies
The investments highlighted in Mr. Saer’s biography are a representative sample of the investments in which Mr. Saer played a significant role and was responsible for overseeing while at KKR, although other individuals at KKR were also involved in the management, oversight, and decision-making of such investments. The information described above is presented to acquaint readers with the experience Mr. Saer has in the relevant sectors. No other members of KKR are involved in the management and investment activities of GI Partners.

Awards and Rankings
It is not known to GI Partners, nor has GI Partners investigated, whether the awardees have been rated by these or any other third parties in any way that would conflict with the awards referenced herein. It is possible that a different panel of judges, or a different universe of participants, nominees, or funds, may have achieved different results. There may be other awards for which the awardees were considered but did not receive an award, or other GI Funds or transactions that did not receive any awards or make any rankings. The awards or rankings may not be representative of a particular investor’s experience or the future performance of the awardees. There is no guarantee that similar awards or rankings will be obtained by the awardees or any other funds managed by GI Partners in the future. Notice is provided solely for informational purposes and should not be construed, or relied upon, as any indication of future performance of GI Partners or any of its funds or investments.