TITLE

KKR Prodigy Launches Debut Leisure Fund

AUTHOR(S)
MacFadyen, Ken
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Investment Dealers' Digest;9/18/2006, Vol. 72 Issue 35, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the efforts of Michael Shannon as he left the Vail Associates Inc. as president and spearheaded the development of Beaver Creek ski resort that led to launch a rollup of golf resorts for Kohlberg Kravis Roberts (KKR). Shannon is venturing his own debut private equity fund of $1 billion for KSL Capital Partners LLC that turned out to be a bona fide home run for KKR that will target investments in the hospitality, recreation and real estate sector.
ACCESSION #
22433799

 

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