Oliver Haarmann is a founding Partner of Searchlight Capital, a global private investment firm managing over $1billion. Prior to launching Searchlight in 2010, Oliver enjoyed a 12-year career as a Partner at Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. LP (“KKR”) in London. He helped build out KKR’s European operations, oversaw the communications and media industry efforts, and played a leading role in a number of successful investments. Before joining KKR, Oliver worked for various firms in the investment industry in the US and Europe. Oliver graduated from Brown University with a dual BA degree in History and International Relations, and completed his MBA at the Harvard Business School.