Glenn A. Youngkin


Glenn Youngkin is Former Co-Chief Executive Officer of The Carlyle Group and a member of Carlyle’s Board of Directors. The Carlyle Group is a global private investment firm with $217 billion of assets under management, approximately 1,800 employees in 20 countries, and a 32-year track record of global investment excellence. Over the course of his nearly 25 years at Carlyle, Mr. Youngkin has served in a variety of roles including President, Chief Operating Officer, interim principal financial officer and Global Head of the Industrial Segment. Mr. Youngkin also led Carlyle’s buyout activities in the United Kingdom from 2000 to 2005, and from 1995 to 2000, he was a member of the U.S. buyout team. Prior to joining Carlyle, Mr. Youngkin was a management consultant with McKinsey & Company. Mr. Youngkin earned his B.S. in mechanical engineering and his B.A. in managerial studies from Rice University and his MBA from the Harvard Business School, where he was a Baker Scholar. Mr. Youngkin has served on the Board of Directors of numerous Carlyle portfolio companies. Mr. Youngkin also currently serves on several non-profit governing boards, including the Board of Governors of the National Cathedral School, the Board of Directors of the Rice Management Company, and the Vestry of Holy Trinity Church.  In addition, Mr. Youngkin serves on the Dean’s Advisory Board at Harvard Business School, is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, the National Council of the American Enterprise Institute, and The Business Council. Glenn and his wife, Suzanne, have four children and live in Northern Virginia.