News: Press Releases

Kevin Kennedy Joins Blue Ridge Partners’ Leadership Team

July 31, 2018

Jim Corey, Managing Partner, announced on July 31st that former Avaya president and chief executive Kevin J Kennedy has joined Blue Ridge Partners as a senior managing director. Kennedy led the transformation of the US-headquartered communications technology company from a pure-play hardware company to software-centric solutions provider during his eight-year long stint. Corey noted that […]

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Blue Ridge Partners Hits Milestone of Serving Its 500th Client

July 10, 2018

On July 10, 2018, Jim Corey, Managing Partner, announced that “Our firm had a very strong first half of 2018, including serving our 500th client since our 2002 founding. We also sustained our significant growth over an extended period and have now tripled our annual revenues from five years ago (a 25% CAGR). These accomplishments […]

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Blue Ridge Partners Releases Report on CEO and Operating Partner Surveys

May 10, 2018

During March and April, Blue Ridge Partners surveyed CEOs of private equity owned portfolio companies on a variety of topics. We also asked operating partners a similar set of questions to compare responses with those of the CEOs. Insights gained from analyzing the surveys were reported by Jim Corey, Managing Partner of Blue Ridge Partners […]

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Blue Ridge Partners is Knowledge Partner for the London PEI Operating Partners Forum May 8 and 9

April 17, 2018

Managing Partner Jim Corey and Managing Directors Moti Shahani and Uwe Doerken will offer insights on current topics affecting operating partners and achieving portfolio value enhancement goals during the Private Equity International (PEI) Operating Partners Forum in London at the Waldorf Hilton. The premier gathering of its kind, the Forum brings together private equity professionals […]

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