Founder and Chairman, Lone Star
Mr. Grayken founded Lone Star, a leading private equity firm. Since the establishment of its first fund in 1995, Lone Star has organized seventeen private equity funds with aggregate capital commitments totaling over $70 billion. Mr. Grayken is also the founder of Hudson Advisers LP, a full-service asset management company with more than 850 employees worldwide that provides due diligence and analysis, asset management, and other support services to Lone Star. Hudson has advised the Funds with an aggregate purchase price of approximately $188 billion. Mr. Grayken holds a BA degree in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA degree from Harvard Business School.