KKR & Co.’s Adam Clammer, who heads the team investing in technology deals at the private-equity firm, is stepping down from daily responsibilities after 18 years with the company to take a senior adviser post, according to a person familiar with the matter.
KKR & Co., the private-equity firm run by Henry Kravis and George Roberts, is in discussions with former Central Intelligence Agency Director David Petraeus about a role at the company, according to a person with knowledge of the talks.
Dell Inc. founder Michael Dell will only consider backing a buyout by Blackstone Group LP if the private-equity firm guarantees he can remain as chief executive officer, according to a person familiar with the discussions.
KKR & Co., the buyout firm run by Henry Kravis and George Roberts, is seeking $1.5 billion for an energy fund that will invest in oil and gas development, according to two people with knowledge of the matter.
Henry Kravis, the billionaire co- founder of KKR & Co., the buyout firm that manages $66 billion in assets, knows a thing or two about disaster recovery. Following the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, he helped secure interest-free loans for 89 damaged businesses so they could re- open.
KKR & Co., the buyout firm run by Henry Kravis and George Roberts, is preparing to market its first fund dedicated to real estate investments with an initial $500 million committed to the pool, according to two people with knowledge of the matter.
Five years after their record- setting leveraged buyout of Energy Future Holdings Corp., KKR & Co. and TPG Capital are moving closer to a possible new milestone: the biggest bankruptcy of a private equity-backed company since the failure of Chrysler Group LLC.
Blackstone Group LP, Apollo Global Management LLC and other private-equity firms failed to persuade a judge to dismiss an antitrust lawsuit that accuses them of suppressing competition for leveraged buyouts.