Jesse Hou is a Vice President on the Credit Opportunities team. He is based in New York.
Prior to joining Carlyle, Mr. Hou spent five years at Apollo Global Management, where he was most recently an Associate in the Private Equity business focused on leveraged buyouts and distressed credit. Mr. Hou also spent time in the Illiquid Opportunistic Credit and the Performing Credit groups at Apollo. He began his career in fixed income trading and research at Citigroup. During his career, Mr. Hou spent six years in the U.S. Army Reserve, most recently as a Sergeant.
Mr. Hou received his BS in business administration summa cum laude and a BA in economics magna cum laude from Boston University.