News Release

The Carlyle Group Announces Senior Professional Promotions


Washington, DC – Global alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG) today announced the promotions of 60 professionals to senior positions: five to Partner, 22 to Managing Director and 33 to Principal/Director. (Principals and Directors are the same level in Carlyle parlance; Principal is the title used in The Americas and Director is the title used in Europe and Asia.) The individuals work in Carlyle’s offices around the globe in four investment segments – Corporate Private Equity, Real Assets, Global Credit and Investment Solutions – plus Investor Services.

The promotes represent the range of investment segments, geographies and talent that make up our platform.

  • 23% of Principal - Partner promotions are female
  • 60% of New Partners are women
  • Principal – Partner promotions by region: 52% Americas; 12% Asia; 37% Europe

New Partners:

Ling Yang – Asia Buyout; Shanghai
Matthew Savino – Global Capital Markets; New York
Rich Dunne – AlpInvest; New York
Sarah Schwarzschild – Metropolitan Real Estate; New York
Norma Kuntz – Fund Management; Washington

New Managing Directors:

Le Guan – Asia Buyout; Beijing
Dennis Wang – Asia Buyout; Shanghai
Massimiliano Caraffa – Europe Buyout; Milan
Benjamin Deshayes – Europe Buyout; Paris
Shaun Mercer – Europe Buyout; London
Filippo Penatti – Europe Buyout; Milan
Fraser Robson – Europe Buyout; London
Candice Szu – Global Partners; New York
Dayne Baird – US Buyout; Washington
Wesley Bieligk – US Buyout; Washington
Stuart Page – Energy Credit; Houston
Akhil Bansal – Global Credit Management; New York
Matthew Cottrell – Compliance; London
Andrew Howlett-Bolton – Fund Management; London
Kevin Gasque – Fund Management; Washington
Jennifer Barker – Human Capital; London
Chris Scott – Global Capital Markets; London
Louise Dumican – Global Legal Investments; New York
Jackie Roberts – Global Sustainability; Washington
Sid Murdeshwar – AlpInvest; New York
Joseph O'Connor – AlpInvest; New York
Philip Viergutz – AlpInvest; New York

New Principals/Directors:

Tian Ai – Asia Buyout; Beijing
Kapil Modi – Asia Buyout; Mumbai
Rahul Mukim – Asia Buyout; Mumbai
RJ David – Carlyle Equity Opportunity; New York
Charles Munzig – Carlyle Equity Opportunity; New York
Francesco Malvezzi – Europe Buyout; Milan
David Mazaira – Europe Buyout; Barcelona
Thomas Rajzbaum – Europe Buyout; Paris
Laurent Senard – Europe Buyout; Paris
Cyril Bourdarot – Europe Technology; London
Charles Villet – Europe Technology; London
Esmond Greene – Ireland Buyout; Dublin
Toshihiko Nishizawa – Japan Buyout; Tokyo
Mohamed Wann – Sub-Saharan Africa Fund; Johannesburg
Daniel Lepore – Direct Lending; New York
Vivek Sachidanand – Direct Lending; New York
Miles Toben – Direct Lending; New York
Jessica Zhou – Energy Credit; New York
Andrew Hoffman – US Loans & Structured Credit; New York
Jerry Wang– US Loans & Structured Credit; New York
Jin Guo – Fund Management; New York
Susan Bass – Fund Management; Washington
Lina Landsman – Partnership Accounting; Arlington
Anna-Louise Oliver – Global Legal Investments; New York
Nick Reid – Global Legal Investments; London
Nicholas Rushgrove – Global Legal Investments; London
Andrew Lester – International Energy; London
Ashley Fitzgerald – US Real Estate; Washington
George Gummere – US Real Estate; Washington
Adam Van Ness – US Real Estate; Washington
Scott Weir – US Real Estate; Washington
Marleen Dijkstra – AlpInvest; Amsterdam
David Lei – Metropolitan Real Estate; New York

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About The Carlyle Group

The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG) is a global alternative asset manager with $212 billion of assets under management across 335 investment vehicles as of September 30, 2018. Carlyle’s purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of its investors, many of whom are public pensions. Carlyle invests across four segments – Corporate Private Equity, Real Assets, Global Credit and Investment Solutions – in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, the Middle East, North America and South America. Carlyle has expertise in various industries, including: aerospace, defense & government services, aviation, consumer & retail, energy, financial services, healthcare, industrial, real estate, technology & business services, telecommunications & media and transportation. The Carlyle Group employs more than 1,625 people in 31 offices across six continents.


Liz Gill

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