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About KKR

KKR is one of the world’s leading global private equity firms, with over 46 years of investing experience and a track record spanning five decades in managing private equity for some of the largest institutional investors globally. KKR has established itself as a leading global private equity firm, recognised for its ability to navigate market cycles and generate strong returns for its investors. The firm has a team of experienced investment professionals with a deep understanding of various industries with a long track record of success in investing in and growing businesses on a global scale.

Philosophy & Process

KKR’s approach to private equity investing emphasises a long-term perspective, rigorous due diligence, and a focus on creating value through operational improvements and strategic initiatives through its access to substantial global resources. This approach has helped KKR deliver strong relative performance, even in periods of low return and negative return public market environments and has established the firm's reputation as a trusted partner for business owners, management teams, and other stakeholders.

KKR seeks to generate attractive returns across its private equity strategies by leveraging its one-firm culture and the collective expertise of its accomplished investment professionals, operational experts and support specialists to step change the businesses they invest in and create value for clients.

Investment Team

K-PRIME Management Committee supported by ~300 private equity investment professionals.

Investment Funds

Channel Investment Management Limited ACN 163 234 240 AFSL 439007 (CIML) is the Responsible Entity for the KKR Private Equity (K-PRIME) Fund (AUD) ARSN 666 531 184 (the ‘Fund’).  Channel Capital Pty Ltd ACN 162 591 568 AR No. 1274413 (Channel) is the holding company of CIML and has been appointed as Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co’s (‘KKR’) distribution partner.  Neither CIML, nor KKR, its officers, or employees make any representations or warranties, express or implied as to the accuracy, reliability or completeness of the information contained in this flyer and nothing contained in this flyer is or shall be relied upon as a promise or representation, whether as to the past or the future. Past performance is not a reliable indication of future performance. This information is given in summary form and does not purport to be complete. The Information should not be considered advice or a recommendation to investors or potential investors in relation to holding, purchasing or selling units in the Fund and does not take into account an investor’s particular investment objectives, financial situation or needs. Before acting on any information you should consider the appropriateness of the information having regard to these matters, any relevant offer document and in particular, you should seek independent financial advice. For further information and before investing, please read the Product Disclosure Statement  and the Target Market Determination for the Fund available at

Channel has introduced you to KKR in connection with a prospective investment in the Fund. In connection with this introduction, Channel is not a current client of or investor in any product advised by KKR. Channel will receive cash compensation from KKR based on the capital committed by investors that Channel introduces to KKR, which include a placement fee in the range of 0.75% - 1.00% of your total capital commitment, and be reimbursed for out-of-pocket expenses incurred in providing such services up to amount equal to a rate of USD$5,000 per month until a date to be determined by KKR and Channel, unless a higher amount is agreed by KKR. This is not an increase in the cost of any investment by you in the Fund, as these costs will be offset by a reduction in management fees charged by the Fund.

Consequently, Channel has a financial incentive to recommend KKR’s products to prospective investors, resulting in a material conflict of interest.  Other potential and actual conflicts of interest which exist and/or arise from Channel’s current and future business activities and relationships with KKR, its affiliates and investors (including those solicited by Channel) and portfolio companies of KKR-managed funds and accounts (“Portfolio Companies”) include Channel and its personnel may from time to time invest in Portfolio Companies and/or companies that have interests different from or adverse to the Fund or other KKR clients and/or their Portfolio Companies.   Channel is also entitled to be indemnified from and against any actual and direct liabilities, losses, damages, costs or expenses (including legal fees) arising out of its services, including any claims, demands, actions, suits or proceedings in which Channel may be involved, or threatened to be involved in connection with its engagement by KKR. As a result, the Fund may be required to reimburse Channel or KKR for any expenses incurred in the defense of, or in response to, any such action, although Channel’s engagement with KKR includes certain carve outs to the above indemnification and reimbursement obligations including where such losses arise solely out of our bad faith, fraud, willful misconduct, gross negligence or a material breach of our agreement with KKR. None of Channel or its affiliates, officers, employees, shareholders or agents are officers, employees, members, partners or agents of KKR, the Fund or their respective affiliates and may not be viewed as such. Channel is not an affiliate of KKR for the purposes of the U.S. Investment Advisers Act of 1940, as amended.


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