Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. Appoints Hiro Shimizu and Sakae Suzuki

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. announced the appointment of Hiro Shimizu and Sakae Suzuki as directors for KKR Japan.

In their new roles, Shimizu and Suzuki will work alongside KKR’s team in Tokyo led by Shusaku Minoda, managing director & chief executive officer of KKR Japan.

Shimizu joined KKR Capital Markets from Goldman Sachs Japan, where he most recently served as managing director and head of the financial institutions group within the financing group.

Suzuki joins KKR Capstone from McKinsey & Company, where he most recently served as a principal with particular expertise in telecom, media & technology, and operations. -Business Wire