Pennsylvania State Employees' Retirement System, Harrisburg, committed up to $25 million to J.H. Whitney VII and up to $15 million in Advent Latin America Private Equity Fund V, confirmed spokesman Robert Gentzel.
The $24.4 billion system had previously committed $35 million to Advent International Fund VI in July 2008 and $30 million to Advent Latin America Private Equity Fund IV in August 2007. It also had committed $50 million to J.H. Whitney VI in 2006 and $20 million to J.H. Whitney V in 2001.