Philipp Freise

Philipp Freise
  • Partner, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, United Kingdom

Studies, German National Scholarship Foundation; 1996, MBA, University of Texas at Austin; 1997, MSc in Economics, WHU Koblenz Otto Beisheim School of Management. 1996-99, with McKinsey & Company, Frankfurt and New York; 2000-01, Co-Founder, Venturepark, a Berlin-based, early-stage venture capital. Since 2001, with Kohlberg Kravis Roberts; since 2012, Partner and Head, European Media and Digital Investments, London. Chairman, Fotolia, New York. Vice-Chairman, Ringier Digital, Zurich, Switzerland. Vice-Chairman, ProSiebenSat.1 Media, Munich, Germany. 2014, Member, Kuratorium, Bayreuth Opera Festival. Recipient of several awards.