Ted Oberwager (New York) joined KKR in 2008 and leads the Gaming, Entertainment, Media & Sports verticals within KKR's Americas Private Equity platform. At KKR, Mr. Oberwager has been involved with private equity investments in AppLovin, Epic Games, Jio Platforms, OverDrive, PlayOn! Sports, RBmedia, Sealy Corporation, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), and Weld North Holdings, as well as growth equity investments in DoubleDutch, FanDuel Group, Next Issue Media and Starry, and variety of activities for KKR Credit including the establishment of the firm’s entertainment IP strategy. He serves as a Director on the Boards of AppLovin, OverDrive, PlayOn! Sports, and RBmedia. Prior to joining KKR, he was with Merrill Lynch global private equity where he was involved in a broad range of private equity transactions. He holds a B.A., magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, from Georgetown University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.