DENVER, CO (February 7, 2011) – KSL Capital Partners (KSL), a leading private equity firm, today announced that Craig Henrich has joined the Firm as a Principal. Previously, Craig was a Senior Managing Director of CW Capital Investments, LLC, where he led their single asset group specializing in the acquisition and management of debt investments, including high yield and mortgage backed securities, and over saw a portfolio in excess of $4.6 billion. Prior to joining CW Capital in 2006, Craig was an eleven year veteran of Deutsche Bank/RREEF and its predecessor Bankers Trust serving as Managing Director and Partner in charge of Mezzanine Investments. His primary responsibilities included his role as Fund Manager of two high yield real estate funds investing over $2.5 billion in distressed debt, mezzanine and other high yielding investments. Craig began his real estate career in 1988 as an Acquisition Analyst for a real estate investment company based in San Francisco. Craig has a B.S. from the University of Pacific and an M.B.A. from Harvard University.
Eric Resnick, Managing Director and co-founder of KSL said “We could not be more pleased that Craig is joining our firm. Craig is widely regarded as an expert in hospitality debt investments, particularly the structuring and acquisition of complex loans secured by hospitality investments. This is an area of expertise that is highly relevant in today’s investment environment. Craig’s background will be a terrific complement to our existing team and investment portfolio.”
KSL Capital Partners is a private equity firm specializing in travel and leisure enterprises in five primary sectors: hospitality, recreation, clubs, real estate and travel services. KSL Capital Partners is headquartered in Denver, Colorado. For more information, please visit www.kslcapital.com.
Notable investments made by the principals of KSL include: