Kunal V. Gullapalli
Kunal V. Gullapalli is a Vice President in the Global Technology, Media and Telecommunications group. He is based in Menlo Park, California. Previously, Mr. Gullapalli was based in New York and before that was a member of the Global Aerospace, Defense and Government Services group based in Washington, D.C.
Since joining Carlyle in 2010, Mr. Gullapalli has been actively involved with Carlyle’s investments in Dealogic (an ION Investment Group company), DiscoverOrg, Global Jet Capital, Paradigm Precision, RPK Capital, Sequa Corporation and Syniverse Technologies, among others.
Prior to joining Carlyle, Mr. Gullapalli was with the mergers & acquisitions group at Morgan Stanley in New York, and previously San Francisco and Los Angeles.
Mr. Gullapalli received an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School, where he served as an investment consultant for Tiger Global Management. He also received B.S. and M.S. degrees in Management Science & Engineering with Honors in International Security Studies from Stanford University.