NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - May 2, 2013) - Global management consulting firm A.T. Kearney today announced that Robert (Bob) Haas will lead A.T. Kearney's Private Equity Practice in the Americas.
A.T. Kearney has successfully supported private equity funds and their portfolio companies since the private equity industry began, bringing not only PE expertise, but industry and deep functional expertise to its clients. Under Mr. Haas's leadership, A.T. Kearney will leverage its unparalleled capabilities in corporate strategy, revenue growth and operational improvement to help private equity funds make attractive investments, generate profit growth in their portfolios, and deliver superior returns to their investors.
Daniel Mahler, lead partner for the Americas notes, "Bob is uniquely qualified for this role based on his vast experience driving profit growth for companies in a wide variety of industries, as well his expertise in private equity and corporate M&A."
According to Mr. Haas, "The changing dynamics of the Private Equity industry fit well with A.T. Kearney's unique capabilities. A.T. Kearney's deep industry knowledge and operations transformation experience deliver an unmatched combination of strategic insights and tangible EBITDA improvements to our clients."
Mr. Haas began his career with A.T. Kearney in 1996 and was elected to partner in 2003. In addition to his expertise in private equity, he has served global clients in the consumer goods, healthcare, high-tech and financial services industries on strategic and transformational issues such as corporate strategy, M&A, and enterprise transformation and restructuring. In addition to Private Equity, Mr. Haas has responsibility for the Mergers & Acquisitions Practice in the Americas.
Mr. Haas is based in A.T. Kearney's New York office.
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