Chair, Abry Partners LLC
Peggy Koenig is Chair of Abry Partners, LLC, which is a top ranked North American private equity investment firm focused solely on investing in the media, communications, information and business services industries. She is also currently a 2018 Fellow in Harvard’s Advanced Leadership Program.
Abry has completed over $80 billion of leveraged transactions and other private equity investments. The firm manages buy-out, growth equity and senior debt funds. Ms. Koenig joined ABRY in 1993 as a Partner when the firm organized its first $250 million buyout fund. Ms. Koenig during her tenure as co-CEO was responsible for the oversight of the firm’s 80 employees. She initiated a myriad of professional development activities to enhance the firm’s employee base. She co-chaired the firm’s investment committee, and she was responsible for raising nearly $7.5 billion of capital.
She is a member of the Board of Trustees of Cornell University, where she is Vice Chair of the Research and Innovation committee. She is a member of the Board of Overseers of Cornell’s NY Tech Campus and a member of the Board of Overseers of the Museum of Fine Arts. She is also a member of the Massachusetts Women’s Forum. She is a founding member of the World Frontiers’ Forum and she is a member of Citi Private Bank North American Advisory Board.
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