Robert R. Schmidt
Robert R. Schmidt is a Principal on the U.S. Buyout team focused 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, Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics and MedRisk, where he is also a member of the Board of Directors.
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, focused on buyouts in North America.
Mr. Schmidt received his M.B.A. from the Harvard Business School and a B.S. in economics from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.