Senior Managing Director
Robert D. Reid is a Senior Managing Director in the Private Equity Group and is a member of the Firm’s European Private Equity Investment Committee. Mr. Reid worked for several years in Blackstone’s New York offices and is based currently in London.
Since joining Blackstone in 1998, Mr. Reid has been involved in the execution of Blackstone’s private equity investments in Europe and in the U.S., including investments in Adelphia Communications, Centennial Communications, Charter Communications, Crowley Digital (Salmon PCS), Extended Stay America, FiberNet, Hilton Hotels, PaeTec, and The Nielsen Company. Prior to joining Blackstone, Mr. Reid worked in the Investment Banking Division of Morgan Stanley & Co.
Mr. Reid received an A.B. in Economics from Princeton University, where he graduated magna cum laude. Mr. Reid is a Director of The Nielsen Company and ICS Group Ltd.