Lauren Dillard

Lauren Dillard
Managing Director and
Head of Investment Solutions

Investment Solutions helps clients meet their objectives through tailored portfolio construction and implementation. The Investment Solutions platform gives investors access to the large and complex universe of alternative investment strategies—private equity and real estate—on a global basis.

We assess client needs and build customized portfolios that strive to allocate capital efficiently across our family of alternatives as well as providing direct access to proprietary Carlyle products.

Investment offerings include primary, secondary and co-investments, commingled funds and separately managed accounts, while asset allocation services provide varying levels of customization and value-added services.

The Investment Solutions platform leverages Carlyle’s global resources, including Operating Executives with deep industry expertise and a global network of more than 1,550 professionals and 270 portfolio companies.

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Private Equity Solutions
AlpInvest provides investors with access to a global private equity program and related co-investment and secondary activities. Investment opportunities span the spectrum of third-party private equity funds, including buyouts, venture capital, growth capital, energy and mezzanine and distressed investments.
 

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Real Estate Solutions
Metropolitan provides investors with access to multi-manager real estate funds and solutions with more than 85 fund managers in the United States, Europe, Asia and Latin America. Metropolitan constructs and manages U.S., non-U.S. and global real estate portfolios comprising value-add and opportunistic investments, which include primary and secondary fund interests as well as co-investments.