Henry Kravis, the king of rough-and- tumble leveraged buyouts, picked up a phone at his home in Palm Beach, Florida, and called the chief executive officer of one of Spain’s biggest producers of building materials.
A cake in honor of Billy Salomon’s 100th birthday came out before the rack of lamb was served in the ballroom of the Waldorf Astoria last night.
Henry Kravis , the billionaire co- founder of private-equity firm KKR & Co. , pledged $100 million to fund expansion of Columbia Business School, the largest gift in its history.
Billionaire investor Ronald Perelman pledged $100 million to Columbia Business School to develop a new facility aimed at strengthening innovations and programs for future business leaders.
Diller Scofidio + Renfro , a New York architectural firm, will design two buildings for the Columbia Business School , bookending a public square on the university’s new $6.3 billion satellite campus.
U.S. retail sales probably increased in April after posting the largest monthly gain since September 2012, data in the coming week may show.
U.S. retail sales probably increased in April after posting the largest monthly gain since September 2012, data this week may show.
Activists are turning out to be a shareholder’s best friend.
Columbia Business School Professor Christopher Mayer says he’s so convinced that reverse mortgages can be a cornerstone of responsible retirement planning that he’s gone into the business.
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