Apollo taps Ooton as ESP head for private equity

Recently, Ooton worked at Amazon, where she served as vice president of product assurance, risk and security since 2014.

Apollo has named Carletta Ooton has head of ESP for private equity and an operating partner for its portfolio performance solutions platform. In this role, Ooton will focus on advancing ESG integration and performance across its private equity portfolio.

Recently, Ooton worked at Amazon, where she served as vice president of product assurance, risk and security since 2014. Prior to Amazon, Ooton held a number of operations and sustainability-focused leadership roles at The Coca Cola Company from 2006 to 2014. Earlier in her career, Ooton held quality and operational roles at Cott Beverages, Bath & Body Works, Unilever and Tate & Lyle.

Based in New York City, Apollo has about $481 billion of assets under management, according to the private equity firm. Apollo was founded in 1990.