Released March 29th, 2022
David Rubenstein - Life, Leadership, and LBOs
David Rubenstein is the co-founder of The Carlyle Group. We cover David's approach to building Carlyle, the most valuable lessons he learnt from some of the world's greatest leaders, and why he places such importance on history, writing, and giving back.
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Marc Rubinstein - Blackstone: Beyond Buyouts
Marc Rubinstein is the author of Net Interest and a former hedge fund manager. We cover the different ways Blackstone earns money, how that’s changing, and what else management has done to make the business more shareholder-friendly.
Orlando Bravo - The Art of Software Buyouts
Orlando Bravo is the co-founder and Managing Partner of Thoma Bravo. We cover Orlando’s first software deal, why high growth and high margins are not mutually exclusive, and what he’s learned about selling well.
Marko Papic - A Multi-Polar World
Marko Papic is a partner and chief strategist at Clocktower Group. We cover current events in Ukraine and their potential economic impact, the prospect of inflation and the shifting role of the Fed in response to it, and the evolving positions of China and the US as players on the global stage.
Michael Mauboussin - Great Migration Public to Private Equity
A discussion on the shift from public to private investing, the significant changes in capital markets, and the rise of intangible assets.
The David Rubenstein Show
Watch and listen to David interview leaders to uncover their stories and paths to success.
The Future of Private Markets with David Rubenstein & Jeff Blau
A conversation with Rubenstein of Carlyle Group and Blau of Related Companies discussing the future of private equity markets.
How Ken Griffin rebuilt Citadel’s ramparts
A profile of how Ken Griffin's leadership helped to turnaround Citadel Securities' fortunes after the 2008 financial crisis.
Oprah Winfrey Says Answering 1 Question Lets You Give Anyone You Meet the Most Important Gift of All
Learn some of the key interviewing questions and techniques that have made Oprah one of the world's best interviewers.
How To Lead: Wisdom from the World's Greatest CEOs, Founders, and Game Changers
Learn from the world’s highest performing leaders about who they are and how they became successful, making it a great leadership guidebook.
The American Story: Conversations with Master Historians
An examination of American history through the lens of well-known historians sharing stories of the most prominent American figures.
The American Experiment: Dialogues on a Dream
The nations’ greatest minds explore the inspiring story of America as a grand experiment in democracy, culture, innovation, and ideas.
Citizenship in a Republic: "Man in the Arena" Address
A famous Theodore Roosevelt speech detailing the attributes required of its citizens and leaders to sustain a thriving national character.
Lee Kuan Yew: The Grand Master's Insights on China, the United States, and the World
The story of the transformative founding father of modern Singapore, offering thoughts on globalization, geopolitics, growth, and democracy.