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Kelso & Company Overview

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  • New York, NY
  • 501 to 1000 Employees
  • 1980
  • Company - Private
  • Investment & Asset Management
  • $100 to $500 million (USD)

CompetitorsFreeman Spogli, Jordan Company, Wellspring Capital Management
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They're the softer side of private equity. Kelso & Company is a private equity firm that specializes in supporting management buyouts. It eschews hostile takeovers and liquidations and is often a "white knight" investor that helps companies dodge unsolicited bids. The firm's ...

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Frank T. Nickell
Frank T. Nickell
2 Ratings
Current Employee, more than 1 year

"Fast paced and flexible"

Sep 16, 2020 - Executive Assistant in New York, NY
Positive Outlook
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Very friendly and supportive work environment. Fast-paced approach but very flexible with employees (they acknowledge we have lives outside of work!). Salaries, bonuses and benefits are very generous.


No clear upward mobility for assistants
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