Bis Industries is a company of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co (KKR)
Established in 1976, KKR is a leading global alternative asset manager. KKR's franchise is sponsoring and managing funds that make investments in private equity, fixed income and other assets in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.
Throughout its history, KKR has brought a long-term investment approach, focusing on working in partnership with management teams of its portfolio companies and investing for future competitiveness and growth.
Since 2006, KKR has been building its Australian franchise. KKR has two investments in Australia: Bis Industries and Seven Media Group, one of Australia's leading media companies. KKR acquired both companies in 2006.
On 4 January 2009, KKR appointed Leigh Clifford, current chairman of Qantas Airways Limited and former chief executive of Rio Tinto, as a senior advisor to KKR.
KKR has offices in New York, Menlo Park, San Francisco, Houston, Washington D.C., London, Paris, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Beijing, Mumbai and Sydney.
More information about KKR is available at: www.kkr.com.