Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
We are one of the world’s largest and most diversified multi-product global alternative asset management firms. We advise an array of specialized investment funds and other investment vehicles that invest across a range of industries, geographies, asset classes and investment strategies and seek to deliver attractive returns for our fund investors. Since our firm was founded in Washington, D.C. in 1987, we have grown to become a leading global alternative asset manager with over $170 billion in AUM across 113 funds and 67 fund of funds vehicles as of December 31, 2012. We have more than 1,400 employees, including more than 650 investment professionals in 33 offices across six continents, and we serve nearly 1,500 active carry fund investors from 75 countries. Across our Corporate Private Equity and Real Assets segments, we have investments in over 200 portfolio companies that employ more than 650,000 people. ... More ...