Christian Ollig

Christian Ollig

Managing Director, Private Equity

Christian Ollig (Frankfurt) joined KKR in 2008 and is the Head of KKR in Germany. At KKR, Mr. Ollig has played a significant role in KKR’s investments in Wild Flavors, Cognita, Hertha BSC, Württembergische Metallwarenfabrik AG (WMF)...

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NOV 15, 2018

Translating Germany’s Innovation Strength for the Digital Age

Translating Germany’s Innovation Strength for the Digital Age

The combustion engine and car, the printing press and the periodic system all share one rather hidden commonality: they all originated from one country – Germany. The list of scientific discoveries and innovations made and advanced in Germany is impressively long and goes far beyond these products. Innovation has al...

SEP 20, 2018

KKR in Germany: New office, established strengths

KKR in Germany: New office, established strengths

When KKR made its first investment in Germany in 1999, Private Equity was a barely known industry at the heart of Europe and KKR one of the first players. By now, however, we have invested more than $5 billion equity here. With the opening of our Frankfurt office, we are now taking the logical next step in our lon...