The Carlyle Group Global Alternative Asset Management Citizenship
posted at 10/21/2013 9:33 AM EDT
We believe that being a good corporate citizen is good business practice and creates long-term value for our investors. Find more details in our Corporate Citizenship Reports.
Considering the environmental, social and governance (ESG) implications of our investments enables us to be good stewards of the capital committed to us by our investors as well as being good corporate citizens.
Carlyle has a clear and effective framework that enables us to uphold the highest ethical and business standards across the firm. Maintaining Carlyle’s good name and the good names of our investors is paramount.
The One Community program provides Carlyle professionals with two days per year to volunteer at organizations where they live, work and invest.
Our Wealth Sharing Program supports Carlyle professionals in their charitable giving by matching on a dollar-for-dollar basis up to $2,000 per year for contributions made to educational and humanitarian organizations.
Diverse teams and experiences bring tremendous value to our firm and the alternative asset industry. We work to cultivate an environment rich in different backgrounds, perspectives and experiences.
Environmental considerations play a significant – and growing – role in our investment practices and the operations of our portfolio companies.