Clayton, Dubilier & Rice

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Clayton, Dubilier & Rice
Type Private Equity Investment Firm
Industry Buyouts
Founded 1978
Headquarters Seagram Building
New York City, New York, The USA
Website www.cdr-inc.com

Clayton, Dubilier & Rice is one of the oldest private equity investment firms in the world. Founded in 1978, CD&R has managed the investment of approximately $17 billion in 52 businesses—mostly subsidiaries or divisions of large multi-business corporations—representing a broad range of industries with an aggregate transaction value in excess of $80 billion. Approximately sixty percent of CD&R's transactions have involved corporate divestitures.

CD&R has ownership stakes in Emergency Medical Services Corporation (leader in facility-based physician services and medical transportation services), The Hertz Corporation, Rexel (a distributor of electrical parts and equipment) and US Foods (a broadline foodservice distributor), amongst other companies. CD&R formerly owned or had ownership in such companies as Sally Beauty, Diversey, Inc., VWR International, Brakes Group, Kinko's (now FedEx Office, previously FedEx Kinko's), Uniroyal Goodrich Tire Company and Lexmark.

History[edit]

Timeline of Clayton, Dubilier, and Rice transactions[edit]

Senior management[edit]

a/o June 1, 2012[7]
  • Founder—Joseph L. Rice, III
  • Chairman & CEO—Donald J. Gogel
  • Managing Partner—Kevin J. Conway

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Uniroyal Goodrich Tire Co reports earnings for Qtr to Sept 30, New York Times Archive, Published: October 14, 1988
  2. ^ Company News; Goodrich Outlook, REUTERS, New York Times Archive, Published: June 24, 1988
  3. ^ INSIDE, New York Times, Published: September 23, 1989
  4. ^ "SIRVA, INC. Consolidated Balance Sheets December 31, 2004 and 2003", via sec.edgar-online.com. No specific mention of NAIT or Cheryl Womack.
  5. ^ "Press Release". 
  6. ^ "Deere to Sell Majority Interest in Landscapes Business". 28 October 2013. Retrieved 18 November 2013. 
  7. ^ "Partners and Senior Advisors", CDR webpage. Retrieved 2012-06-01.

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