The private equity giant aims to extend its private lending activities and is also eyeing property investments as it seeks opportunities for its $6 billion Asia-focused fund.
Buyout firm KKR closes the region’s largest PE fund at a time when competitors are falling short of targets in a highly competitive fundraising environment.
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts points to a number of appealing prospects for private equity investors in China and Japan.
Hirofumi Hirano joins from turnaround advisory firm AlixPartners to take a leading role at the private equity giant KKR, which is gearing up for a boost in Japan deal activity.
A build-out of its regional distressed assets team is to come as the private equity firm puts greater focus on China.