Kewsong Lee is a highly celebrated Korean-American business icon. He was widely known as the former chief executive officer (CEO) of The Carlyle Group, a renowned private equity firm. Kewsong Lee had his birth origin from Albany, New York. He was the son of Lee Hak-jong, who served as a professor at Yonsei University.
Lee spent his formative years in South Korea and Singapore due to his father’s role as a college professor and involvement in the United Nations. He had his boarding school education at Choate Rosemary Hall in Wallingford, Connecticut where he had his graduation in 1982.
He also enrolled in Harvard College where he bagged an A.B. in Applied Mathematics in Economics, also graduating in 1986. Not only that, but he came back to Harvard, receiving his MBA from Harvard Business School in 1990.
Kewsong Lee wife: Who is Zita Ezpeleta?
Zita Ezpeleta is widely-known as the wife and mother of Kewsong Lee’s two children. The couple met in Lowell House at Harvard College during their undergraduate service. Zita Ezpeleta works as an attorney who formerly served at Sidley Austin.