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KKR Announces New Managing Directors

November 29, 2018

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)– KKR today announced a newly promoted group of 18 Managing Directors, effective January 1, 2019.

“We are thrilled to congratulate an exceptional group of senior leaders on this milestone and thank each of them for their significant contributions to maintaining our firm’s culture, integrity and success,” said Henry Kravis and George Roberts, Co-Chairmen and Co-CEOs of KKR. “Nothing pleases us more than delivering results for our portfolio companies and our investors and recognizing the individuals for their part in helping KKR achieve that mission.”

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

Ali Allahbachani
Lew Breckenridge
Doug Brody
Terence Gallagher
Travers Garvin
Mark Howard
Varun Khanna
Amanda Lansky
Frances Lim
Patrick Mattson
Kevin McMahon
Yesh Nadkarni
Jeff Schachter
Chris Sun
Rene Theriault
Joel Traut
Go Yamashita

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

Cathy Cai

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 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

Kristi Huller or Samantha Norquist
Phone: 212-750-8300

Source: KKR

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