Bull Bear Report Feb 14 2011

Carlyle Group Names New CFO

By julie steinberg

The Carlyle Group appointed Adena Friedman chief financial officer, managing director and member of the operating group, the private-equity fund announced today. She will replace Peter Nachtwey, who departed for Legg Mason in December.

Friedman, 41, will assume her duties on March 28 and will be based in Washington, D.C. She is joining the firm from NASDAQ, where she was chief financial officer and executive vice president for corporate strategy. She will report to the firm's co-founders, William Conway, David Rubenstein and Daniel D'Aniello.

In a statement, D'Aniello said that Friedman's strategic planning and cross-border M&A experience would be useful to the firm as it expands its global platform. At NASDAQ, she led the company's acquisition of the Philadelphia Stock Exchange as well as the OMX Group, a company that runs exchanges in Northern Europe.

Friedman joined NASDAQ in 1993, where she also served as director of product management for several trading-related products.

She graduated with a bachelors degree in political science from Williams College and a masters in business administration from Vanderbilt.

Write to Julie Steinberg




Play the new finance career game from FINS!

Financial Dream Jobs - Sign Or Decline
You just got an offer for your dream job,
BUT...
your CEO has a camera trained on you and all of your colleagues.
SIGN DECLINE


 
  • Copyright ©2014 Dice Holdings, Inc. All rights reserved.
Log in 
FINS Login
 
*Indicates required field
 
User Name*
Password*
     Forgot Your Password?
Or log in using your Facebook account:
Connect with Facebook