Mike Cavanagh

Mike Cavanagh CNBC Next 25
Benjamin Wachenje

Title: Co-president and co-COO, The Carlyle Group

Born: January 3, 1966

Education: BA in history, Yale University; joint degree, University of Chicago

Early Marker: CFO, JPMorgan Chase

Big Idea: Developing and implementing the private-equity firm's strategic growth initiatives and managing its day-to-day global operations.

Wave of the Future: Global capital flows, emerging economies

Latest Special Reports

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    In an era of rapid technological advances and demographic change, how do legacy companies adapt, innovate and evolve? CNBC Evolve features iconic global companies and executives who are embracing change and transforming for the future.

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    CNBC Upstart 100 is a new original list of the bright young startups poised to become the great companies of tomorrow.

  • A look at 50 private companies set to reshape the business landscape.

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