Carlyle Group Promotes 24

The Carlyle Group has promoted 24 professionals to senior positions, including six to managing director.


Global private equity firm The Carlyle Group announced today that it has promoted 24 professionals to senior positions, six to Managing Director and 18 to Principal/Director. (Principals and Directors are the same level in Carlyle parlance; Principal is the title used in North America and Director is the title used in Europe and Asia.) The individuals work in Carlyle’s offices around the globe conducting buyout, growth capital, real estate and leveraged finance transactions, as well as accounting, human resources, information technology, investor relations, and legal & compliance activities.




New Managing Directors




Investment Professionals:


·         Han Chen – Asia Real Estate; Shanghai


·         Satoru Hayashi – Asia Real Estate; Tokyo


·         James Kim – Asia Real Estate; Hong Kong


·         Nicholas Shao – Asia Growth Capital; Shanghai


·         Feng Xiao – Asia Growth Capital; Beijing




Investor Services:


·         David Roth –Information Technology; Washington, DC






New Principals/Directors




Investment Professionals:


·         Frazer Burkart – Global Distressed and Corporate Opportunity; Los Angeles


·         Fernando Chueca – Europe Technology; London


·         Matthew Cottrell – Europe Leverage Finance; London


·         Michael Gershenson – U.S. Real Estate; Washington, DC


·         Martin Glavin – Europe Leverage Finance; London


·         Alexis Martineau – Europe Buyout; Paris


·         Sang Pil (Philip) Park – Asia Growth Capital; Seoul


·         Matthew Stanczuk – High Yield; New York


·         Daisuke Takatsuki – Japan Buyout; Tokyo


·         Keith Taylor – Global Financial Services; Washington, DC




Investor Services:


·         Jeremy Anderson – Accounting (U.S. Buyout); Washington, DC


·         Sam (Trey) Block –Accounting (Europe & MENA Buyout); Washington, DC


·         Lauren Dillard – Accounting (Equity); Washington, DC


·         Leslie Eglin – Human Resources; Washington, DC


·         Katherine Elmore-Jones – Investor Relations; London


·         Erica Herberg – Accounting (U.S. Real Estate); Washington, DC


·         Stephen Stryker –Information Technology; Washington, DC


·         Catherine Ziobro – Legal and Compliance; Washington, DC






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The Carlyle Group is a global private equity firm with $85.5 billion of assets under management committed to 66 funds as of December 31, 2008. Carlyle invests in buyouts, growth capital, real estate and leveraged finance in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America focusing on aerospace & defense, automotive & transportation, consumer & retail, energy & power, financial services, healthcare, industrial, infrastructure, technology & business services and telecommunications & media. Since 1987, the firm has invested $54.6 billion of equity in 896 transactions for a total purchase price of approximately $226.6 billion. The Carlyle Group employs more than 890 people in 20 countries. In the aggregate, Carlyle portfolio companies have more than $109 billion in revenue and employ more than 415,000 people around the world.