The Carlyle Group is a global alternative asset manager with more than $203 billion in assets under management across 126 funds and 139 fund of funds vehicles. Founded in 1987 in Washington, DC, Carlyle has grown into one of the world’s largest and most successful investment firms, with more than 1,600 professionals operating in 40 offices in North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, North Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa, Japan, Asia and Australia.
Carlyle’s $43 billion Real Assets segment, established in 1997 with our first U.S. real estate fund, has 138 investment professionals and has 19 carry funds, eight NGP management fee funds and two NGP carry funds focused on real estate, infrastructure and energy and renewable resources. Our 10 real estate funds pursue real estate investment opportunities in Asia, Europe and the United States and focus on acquiring single-property opportunities rather than large-cap companies with real estate portfolios. Our energy and renewable resources activities focus on buyouts, growth capital investments and strategic joint ventures in the midstream, upstream, power and oilfield services sectors, as well as the renewable and alternative sectors of the energy industry