In March 2022, North Haven Thai Private Equity, a closed-end fund managed by Morgan Stanley Private Equity, invested in The Monk Studios Company Limited.
Morgan Stanley sees the growth potential of The Monk Studios as being recognized as a high standard animation studio by global markets covering Asia, Europe and America. They set the goal of supporting the studio's growth in the global market with a business network that is well-equipped with experience in finance, investment, and management at Morgan Stanley.
Morgan Stanley is one of the world’s premier global financial services firms, with operations in more than 41 countries worldwide. As of December 31, 2021, Morgan Stanley’s Investment Management platform has over USD 1.6 trillion of assets under management. They have been in the private equity investment business in Asia since 1993. Over the past 29 years, Morgan Stanley Private Equity has developed one of the leading private equity investment track records in Asia with over 60 investment professionals across seven offices in Asia.