Michael Arpey


Most recently, Mr. Arpey served as Global Head of Investor Relations at The Carlyle Group (“Carlyle”). Mr. Arpey joined Carlyle in 2010, and over the course of ten years, built and operated the Investor Relations team on a global basis. Under his leadership, this team raised over $200 billion through continuous capital raising for funds and separately managed accounts across private equity, credit, infrastructure, and real estate, including numerous first-time strategies.

Before Carlyle, Mr. Arpey spent a decade at Credit Suisse, as Co-Head and Founder of the Customized Fund Investment Group (“CFIG”). CFIG was Credit Suisse’s private equity fund-of-funds group that focused on primary fund commitments, co-investments, and seasoned primary fund commitments, which managed $27 billion in AUM during Mr. Arpey’s tenure.

Mr. Arpey earned his B.A. from St. Lawrence University and his J.D. from the Dickinson School of Law.