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

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