Philipp Freise

Philipp Freise
  • Partner, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, United Kingdom

1996-99, with McKinsey & Company, Frankfurt and New York, focused on media clients in the US and Europe; 2000-01, Co-Founder, Venturepark, a Berlin-based, early-stage venture capital company sponsored by Bertelsmann, Goldman Sachs and DaimlerChrysler; since 2001, with Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, currently, Head, European Media Investments. Member of the Board: Fotolia; ProSiebenSat.1 Media; BMG Rights Management. Recipient of awards: Top Buyout Specialist, Rising Stars under 40 based in Europe, Financial News (2007); Young Leader, Atlantik-Brücke (2008), a German-US think tank. Interests: swimming, Pilates, travel and music.