KKR & Co Ltd.
Company: KKR & Co Ltd.
Location: London, United Kingdom
Fields of operation: Investor
Head of Media & Digital Investments at Kohlberg Kravis Roberts (KKR) Europe and Global co-lead of TMT Growth, KKR’s tech & media growth capital effort. Philipp has led KKR’s growth investments such as machine learning leader Arago, music company BMG Rights Management, online photography marketplace Fotolia and Swiss online classifieds marketplace Scout24. In addition to being Chairman of Fotolia and Vice Chairman of Scout24 Schweiz and Arago, Philipp serves as Vice Chairman of ProSiebenSat1 Media AG, Europe’s fastest growing profitable media company. Prior to joining KKR in 2001, Philipp was Co-Founder of Venturepark, Europe’s first pan-European incubator. Before that, Philipp worked for McKinsey & Company in Vienna, Frankfurt and New York in media and technology. In 2009, Philipp was named a Young Global Leader of the World Economic Forum. Philipp is married with 4 kids, loves running, music and helping entrepreneurs achieve their dreams. KKR is a leading global investment firm with $98.0 billion in assets under management.