George R. Roberts

Co-Founder at KKR & Co., Inc.

George R. Roberts

George R. Roberts

Co-Founder at KKR & Co., Inc.

Overview
Career Highlights

KKR Alternative Investment Management Unlimited Co.
KKR & Co., Inc.
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. LP

RelSci Relationships

5162

Number of Boards

36

Birthday

01/01/1944 - Houston, TX, United States

Age

76

Number of Awards

20

Estimated Net Worth

$5B

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Co-Founder at KKR & Co., Inc.

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Co-President & Co-Chief Operating Officer at Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. LP

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Co-President & Co-Chief Operating Officer at KKR & Co., Inc.

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President & Chief Executive Officer at KKR Financial Holdings LLC

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Global Head-Strategic Growth at KKR & Co., Inc.

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Member (Attorney) & General Counsel at KKR & Co., Inc.

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Chief Executive Officer at KKR Real Estate Finance Trust, Inc.

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Managing Director & Global Chief Compliance Officer at KKR & Co., Inc.

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Chief Financial Officer at KKR Credit Advisors (US) LLC

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Co-Head of Credit Investment Strategies at KKR & Co., Inc.

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Co-Founder at KKR & Co., Inc.

KKR & Co. L.P. (KKR) is a leading global investment firm with deep roots in private equity, diversified capabilities, and an impressive track record. When you partner with KKR, you benefit from decades of financial and operational experience, broad industry knowledge, and a powerful network of global relationships. Through an integrated approach, we work closely with companies and investment partners around the world to deliver flexible capital solutions. The power of partnership with KKR means we strive for better investments, stronger businesses, and shared success. With offices around the world, we fulfill our mission one investor at a time, one company at a time—and we do this as one global firm. As investors with an industrialist vision, we think long-term, pursue the highest standards of excellence, and align our interests with those of all our investment partners by putting our own capital behind our ideas

Education
JD
Class of 1969

The University of California's Hastings College of the Law (UC Hastings or Hastings) is a top tier public law school in San Francisco, California, located in the Civic Center neighborhood. Founded in 1878 by Serranus Clinton Hastings, the first Chief Justice of California, it was the first law school of the University of California and was one of the first law schools established in the Western United States. It is the oldest law school on the West Coast. It is also one of the few university-affiliated law schools in the United States that does not share its campus with undergraduates or other graduate programs.

BA
Class of 1966

As one of the nation's most selective private liberal arts colleges, CMC sits among the intellectually-stimulating, socially-fulfilling, seven-college community known as The Claremont Colleges, a system modeled after England's Oxford University. Founded in 1946, CMC is the youngest of the nation's top colleges and enrolls approximately 1,200 students. Claremont McKenna College (CMC) educates its students for thoughtful and productive lives and responsible leadership in economics, government and public affairs. CMC's strong grounding in the liberal arts, together with its emphasis on economics, government, and international relations, attracts students who approach education pragmatically and who intend to make a difference in the world. With this broad-based foundation graduates leave CMC well prepared for the challenges of the 21st century. Many go on to pursue careers in law, business, government, foreign service, international relations, public policy, museum administration, science and education, or to pursue graduate study. The College's cutting-edge research institutes provide students unprecedented opportunities to work alongside their professors and discover how what they learn in the classroom links to life in the world behond. The world comes to Claremont McKenna through a vibrant and renowned speakers series in which world leaders, thinkers, artists and visionaries visit campus through the Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum and other public programming. In September 2007, Robert A. Day, the Founder and Chairman of The TCW Group, Inc., pledged a $200 million personal gift to establish the Robert Day School of Economics and Finance and its unique programs. This was the largest recorded gift to a liberal arts institution, the largest gift in the field of finance and economics, and among the top 20 largest gifts ever given to a college or university. Through his generosity, the Robert Day School of Economics and Finance now offers multiple programs, including a Master of Arts in Finance degree

Graduate
Class of 1962

The Culver Educational Foundation provides educational services. It is an independent college preparatory boarding schools comprised of Culver Military Academy and Culver Girls Academy. The firm prepares individuals for college and the world beyond by encouraging them to develop interests and talents, while helping them to move beyond self-imposed limitations. The company was founded in 1894 and is headquartered in Culver, IN.

Career History
Co-Chairman & Co-Chief Executive Officer
2009 - Current
Co-Founder
1976 - Current

KKR & Co. L.P. (KKR) is a leading global investment firm with deep roots in private equity, diversified capabilities, and an impressive track record. When you partner with KKR, you benefit from decades of financial and operational experience, broad industry knowledge, and a powerful network of global relationships. Through an integrated approach, we work closely with companies and investment partners around the world to deliver flexible capital solutions. The power of partnership with KKR means we strive for better investments, stronger businesses, and shared success. With offices around the world, we fulfill our mission one investor at a time, one company at a time—and we do this as one global firm. As investors with an industrialist vision, we think long-term, pursue the highest standards of excellence, and align our interests with those of all our investment partners by putting our own capital behind our ideas

Co-Founder
1976 - Current

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. LP (KKR) is a active manager which invests in companies located in across the globe. The firm invests in broad range of sectors. It provides financing for traditional management buyouts, build-ups and growth capital requirements in both private and public companies. It also makes minority investments.

Boards & Committees
Director
1999 - Prior

Alliance HealthCare Services, Inc. engages in the provision of outsourced medical services. It operates through the following segments: Radiology, Oncology, Interventional, and Corporate. The Radiology segment provides mobile to fixed-site to service line management to hospitals and provider groups. The Oncology segment consists of a range of oncology services and ancillary services for cancer patients. The Interventional segment offers pain management services for a wide range of conditions and diseases through therapeutic, minimally invasive procedures to treat and ease pain, medication, laboratory testing, and other services. The company was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Irvine, CA.

Director
1997 - Prior

Amphenol Corp. engages in the design, manufacture, and marketing of interconnect products. It operates through the Interconnect Products and Assemblies; and Cables Products and Solutions segments. The Interconnect Products and Assemblies segment comprises connector and connector systems, value-add products, and other products such as antennas and sensors, used in a applications in a diverse set of end markets. The Cable Products and Solutions segment includes value-add products and components for use in the broadband communications and information technology markets as well as certain applications in other markets. Its products include electrical, electronic and fiber optic connectors interconnect systems, antennas, sensors and sensor-based products, and coaxial and high-speed specialty cable. The company was founded by Schmitt J. Arthur in 1932 and is headquartered in Wallingford, CT.

Director
1992 - Prior

RentPath LLC engages in marketing solutions in finding apartments and houses for rent. Its solutions include social advertising, ILS advertising, virtual leasing center, resident communication, and email advertising. The company was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Atlanta, GA.

Member, Board of Trustees
Prior

The Culver Educational Foundation provides educational services. It is an independent college preparatory boarding schools comprised of Culver Military Academy and Culver Girls Academy. The firm prepares individuals for college and the world beyond by encouraging them to develop interests and talents, while helping them to move beyond self-imposed limitations. The company was founded in 1894 and is headquartered in Culver, IN.

Member, Board of Trustees
Prior

Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco owns and operates museums. Its collections include European painting, sculpture, and decorative arts. The company is headquartered in San Francisco. CA.

Director
Tenure Unconfirmed

KinderCare Learning Centers, Inc. provides childcare and pre-school educational services. It offers tutorial programs in the areas of literacy, reading, foreign languages, and mathematics. The organization focuses on the physical, social, emotional, cognitional, and linguistical development of children. KinderCare Learning Centers was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Portland, OR.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$1M +
2019

Teach For America (TFA) is a nonprofit organization whose stated mission is to "enlist, develop, and mobilize as many as possible of our nation's most promising future leaders to grow and strengthen the movement for educational equity and excellence." The organization aims to accomplish this by recruiting and selecting college graduates from top universities around the United States to serve as teachers. The selected members, known as "corps members," commit to teaching for at least two years in a public or public charter K–12 school in one of the 52 low-income communities that the organization serves.

$10K - $25K
2019

The California Academy of Sciences is a research institute and natural history museum in San Francisco, California, that is among the largest museums of natural history in the world, housing over 46 million specimens. The Academy began in 1853 as a learned society and still carries out a large amount of original research.

$1M +
2018

The Child Mind Institute is an independent, national nonprofit dedicated to transforming the lives of children and families struggling with mental health and learning disorders. The Institute teams work every day to deliver the highest standards of care, advance the science of the developing brain and empower parents, professionals and policymakers to support children when and where they need it most.

Political Donations
$2,600
2014

Representative at Office of the Representative from California's 17th District, Rohit Khanna

$2,600
2014

Senator at Office of the Senator from Alaska, Daniel S. Sullivan

$40K
2012

Senator at Office of the Senator from Utah, Mitt Romney

Transactions
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KKR & Co., Inc. purchases Global Atlantic Financial Group Ltd. from Pine Brook Road Partners LLC

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PAAMCO Prisma LLC purchases KKR Prisma from KKR & Co., Inc.

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KPOP GS Feeder (Domestic) LP raised money in a private placement transaction

Investments
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seven dreamers laboratories, Inc. engages in SAS medical devices and made-to-order golf shaft business. The firm offers nastent, laundriod and golf (carbon shift). The company was founded on February 10, 2011 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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KKR Credit employs investment strategies in respect of the KKR Credit Funds or Other Clients focus, primarily, on global leveraged credit strategies, such as leveraged loan and high yield bond strategies, alternative credit strategies (including mezzanine and mezzanine-like instruments, special situations instruments, structured and illiquid credit, asset based lending and direct senior loan origination and related instruments), equity, and real assets. The firm employs both top-down and bottom-up analyses when making investments. Their top-down analysis involves a macro analysis of relative asset valuations, long-term industry trends, business cycles, interest rate expectations, credit fundamentals and technical factors to target specific industry sectors and asset classes in which to invest. KKR Credit’s bottom-up analysis includes a rigorous analysis of the credit fundamentals and capital structure of each credit considered for investment and a thorough review of the impact of credit and industry trends and dynamics and dislocation events on such potential investment in the case of credit/debt strategies. KKR Credit utilizes multiple sources of information in analyzing investments, including financial newspapers and magazines, inspections of corporate activities, research material prepared by others, corporate rating services, annual reports, prospectuses, filings with the SEC, and company press releases.

Public Holdings
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Awards & Honors
Rank #324
2017
Forbes Magazine - The World's Billionaires
Rank #369
2016
Forbes Magazine - The World's Billionaires
Rank #108
2015
Forbes Magazine - 400 Richest People in America
Events
Speaker
Tiger 21 Headliner Series

The TIGER 21 Headliner Series is a premier speaking venue that attracts some of the world’s most prominent thought leaders.

Attendee
Santa Barbara, CA, United States
2011 Wall Street Journal ECO:nomics

Clean-energy innovation is emerging as the new front in the global economic fight. The winners won’t be clear for years, but the stakes and strategies are getting clearer, said the chief executives and entrepreneurs from Beijing to Boston who gathered at The Wall Street Journal’s ECO:nomics conference in 2011.

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