Friday, 27 November 2015
Last updated 4 min ago
Dec 19 2006 | 10:33am ET
Centerview Partners has hired David Hooper as a partner to oversee its private equity business. Hooper will manage the team along with one of the firm’s co-founders, James Kilts.
Prior to joining Centerview, Hooper was a managing director at New York-based Vestar Capital Partners, where he headed the firm’s consumer group and was chairman of its U.S. investment committee.
New York-based Centerview Partners, which focuses its activities on consumer-oriented companies, was founded by Kilts, formerly vice chairman of the board of Procter & Gamble and former chairman of Gillette; Stephen Crawford, formerly co-president of Morgan Stanley; Blair Effron, formerly vice chairman of UBS; and Robert Pruzan, formerly chief executive officer of Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein North America and president of Wasserstein Perella & Co.
Oct 21 2015 | 10:41am ET
One of the most unique charity benefits in the hedge fund industry, A Leg To Stand On's (ALTSO's) Hedge Fund Rocktoberfest - NYC, raised nearly $500,000 last Thursday thanks to the generous support of major sponsors and nearly 1,400 attendees from the Tri-State finance, business and hedge fund communities. Read more…