Thursday, 2 April 2015
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Sep 18 2008 | 10:34am ET
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts has appointed Makram Azar as managing director and head of Middle East and North Africa. Azar will be tasked to develop the distribution of KKR products in the region and source opportunities for private equity and infrastructure transactions in selected situations.
He will also explore global co-investment opportunities with MENA institutions.
“This is a key region for KKR and will further extend our global reach and resources,” said co-founders Henry Kravis and George Roberts.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…