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Carlyle names CFO and head of corporate strategy

Global investment firm Carlyle has appointed John Redett as the firm’s chief financial officer (CFO) and head of corporate strategy, effective 1 October, 2023. He succeeds Curt Buser, CFO since 2014, who is retiring from the firm at the end of the year. 

Buser will step down as CFO on 30 September, 2023 and will become a senior advisor, where he will work to ensure a smooth and successful transition until his retirement.
Redett has 25 years of experience in financial services, the past 16 of which have been at Carlyle, including serving as co-head of global financial services since 2016 and sole head of global financial services since 2020. 

In his new role, Redett will work with Carlyle’s chief executive officer, Harvey Schwartz, and the leadership team to implement the firm’s strategy for driving long-term growth.
In addition, Carlyle today announced that Jim Burr will become head of global financial services, effective 1 October, 2023. Burr is a 27-year veteran of the financial services industry and a senior member of Carlyle’s Financial Services team. 

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