Robert R. Schmidt
Robert R. Schmidt is a Principal on the U.S. Buyout team, focusing on private equity investments in the healthcare sector. He is based in New York.
Since joining Carlyle in 2011, Mr. Schmidt has been involved in a number of the firm’s investments globally, including Beats Electronics, MedRisk, One Medical, Ortho Clinical Diagnostics and Sedgwick. He is currently a member of the boards of MedRisk, One Medical and Ortho Clinical Diagnostics.
Prior to joining Carlyle, Mr. Schmidt worked at Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe, a private equity firm focused on information business services and healthcare investments, and Merrill Lynch Global Private Equity, which is focused on buyouts in North America.
Mr. Schmidt received his MBA from Harvard Business School and a BS in economics from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.