By KKR Oct 31, 2017
This week, Financial News released their 11th list of the 100 most influential women in finance and we are proud to announce that KKR's Tara Davies is included. Tara joined KKR in 2016 as a Managing Director in KKR's global infrastructure team and is an active member in KKR's Inclusion and Diversity Advisory Group.
“The most senior female dealmaker at KKR in Europe, Australian Courtney Davies has nearly two decades' experience in infrastructure. She joined the $149bn US buyout giant in 2016 after 17 years at Macquarie Group, latterly as head of mergers and acquisitions for the infrastructure advisory arm. At KKR, which is currently investing a $3.1bn fund, she focuses on infrastructure companies in transport, renewable energy and telecommunications. Her team has struck some notable deals in the past year, including the $1bn acquisition of UK smart-meter firm Calvin Capital in December 2016 and winning the $2bn bid for Dutch car park operator Q Park in May 2017. Courtney Davies is a member of the firm’s global infrastructure investment committee and also sits on its diversity committee.”