Brooke B. Coburn
Brooke B. Coburn is Deputy Chief Investment Officer and Chief Operating Officer of Carlyle’s Real Assets segment, which includes Carlyle's energy, power, infrastructure and real estate investment activities. He serves on the firm’s Management Committee.
Mr. Coburn serves on the investment committees of Carlyle's three principal Energy & Natural Resource funds, Carlyle International Energy Partners (CIEP), Carlyle Power Partners (CPP) & the Carlyle Global Infrastructure (CGI) fund. Additionally, he represents Carlyle on the investment committee of the firm's strategic partner for North American energy investing, NGP Energy Capital Management. He also serves on the investment committees of Carlyle's Europe and Asia real estate funds.
Mr. Coburn started his career with the US Buyout team and is a founding member of Carlyle's US middle market buyout and growth capital business. Over the past two decades, he led or co-led with more than 25 Carlyle investments representing more than $1.5B in equity across a broad range of sectors including software and technology-enabled services, cybersecurity, communications, and energy and natural resources.
Mr. Coburn received his B.A. from Princeton University with honors.
Mr. Coburn is on the Board of Directors of Coalfire and Discover Exploration, and represents Carlyle as President of Regalwood Global Energy (NYSE: RWGE).