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KKR Announces New Members and Managing Directors

December 5, 2019

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)– KKR today announced a newly promoted group of 13 Members and 26 Managing Directors, effective from January 1, 2020.

“Today we recognize these leaders for not only achieving new heights in their careers at KKR but for what they have done to get to this milestone. Their commercial contributions, investment acumen and strong integrity have played a central role in KKR’s mission of supporting our clients and the companies in which we invest. We are grateful for their accomplishments and wish them continued success,” said Henry Kravis and George Roberts, Co-Founders and Co-Chief Executive Officers of KKR.

The following individuals have been promoted to Member at KKR:

  • Jennifer Box – Credit & Markets, Americas
  • James Cunningham – Infrastructure, Americas
  • Dash Lane – Energy Real Assets, Americas
  • Blaine MacDougald – Credit & Markets, EMEA
  • Christian Ollig – EMEA Private Equity
  • Eddie O’Neill – Credit & Markets, EMEA
  • Chung Ho Park – Asia-Pacific Private Equity
  • Craig Larson – Investor Relations
  • Justin Pattner – Real Estate, Americas
  • JP Saad – EMEA Private Equity
  • Richard Sarnoff – Americas Private Equity

The following individuals have been promoted to Member at KKR Capstone:

  • Juan de Ochoa – KKR Capstone, EMEA
  • Karr Narula – KKR Capstone, Americas

The following individuals have been promoted to Managing Director at KKR:

  • Paul Atefi – Credit & Markets, EMEA
  • Brandon Brahm – Americas Private Equity
  • Neil BrownKKR Global Institute/Infra, Americas
  • Julia Butler – Real Estate, Americas
  • Seb d’Avanzo – Real Estate, EMEA
  • Alex Foreman – Credit & Markets, Americas
  • Michael Friedland – Real Estate, Americas
  • Felix Gernburd – Americas Private Equity
  • Hisao Iijima – Asia-Pacific Private Equity
  • Phil Kim – Global Macro, Balance Sheet & Risk, Americas
  • Avi Korn – Credit & Markets, Americas
  • Prashant Kumar – Asia-Pacific Private Equity
  • Mitch LeeClient & Partner Group, Americas
  • Terence Lee – Asia-Pacific Private Equity
  • John MorrisonClient & Partner Group, Americas
  • Ted Oberwager – Americas Private Equity
  • Dan ParantClient & Partner Group, Americas
  • Vishal Patel – Americas Private Equity
  • Janice Cook RobertsClient & Partner Group, Americas
  • Hardik Shah – Infrastructure, Asia-Pacific
  • Weiyu Tan – Credit & Markets, Asia-Pacific
  • Neel Varshney – Americas Private Equity, Health Care
  • Ryan Wilson – Credit & Markets, Americas
  • Gareth Woodbridge – Asia-Pacific Private Equity

The following individuals have been promoted to Managing Director at KKR Capstone:

  • Abhishek Kapur – KKR Capstone, Asia-Pacific
  • Bjorn Ruwald – KKR Capstone, EMEA

About KKR

KKR is a leading global investment firm that manages multiple alternative asset classes, including private equity, energy, infrastructure, real estate and credit, with strategic partners that manage hedge funds. KKR aims to generate attractive investment returns for its fund investors by following a patient and disciplined investment approach, employing world-class people, and driving growth and value creation with KKR portfolio companies. KKR invests its own capital alongside the capital it manages for fund investors and provides financing solutions and investment opportunities through its capital markets business. References to KKR’s investments may include the activities of its sponsored funds. For additional information about KKR & Co. Inc. (NYSE:KKR), please visit KKR’s website at www.kkr.com and on Twitter @KKR_Co.

KKR Capstone is not a subsidiary or affiliate of KKR. For more information on KKR Capstone, visit KKR’s web site at http://www.kkr.com/our-firm/kkr-capstone.

Kristi Huller or Cara Major
Phone: 212-750-8300

Source: KKR

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