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MAY 23, 2019

Asia Pacific: A Critically Important Region

Asia Pacific: A Critically Important Region
By KKR

When we talk about Asia Pacific, we don’t mean one singular Asian identity. It is an incredibly dynamic and diverse region. There are approximately 50 countries and territories, each with their own cultural, political, economic, environmental and religious landscapes. Each country’s cultures influence their development and global iden...

APR 29, 2019

Reflections from a KKR Private Equity Analyst

Reflections from a KKR Private Equity Analyst

Alissa Song joined KKR in 2015 as an Analyst after graduating from Harvard College. Today, she is an Associate in KKR’s Americas Private Equity business where she focuses on investing in industrial companies. Prior to KKR, she worked at McKinsey & Company and Goldman Sachs in New York in internship roles. Why did y...

APR 15, 2019

Empowering the Marginalized Through Mobile Technology

Empowering the Marginalized Through Mobile Technology

“Connectivity is a solution to marginalization.” This is one of the powerful conclusions that philanthropists Bill and Melinda Gates draw in their 2019 Annual Letter, ‘We Didn’t See This Coming.’ The letter, which highlights key items that have surprised them over the course of their work in global health and development, p...

APR 12, 2019

Making an Impact with the IFC Principles

Making an Impact with the IFC Principles

KKR Global Impact became a founding signatory to the IFC Principles on April 12, 2019 at a signing ceremony in Washington, D.C. We often get asked how we think about and approach impact investing, particularly as it relates to impact measurement and management. It’s a good question. While the impact inv...