Richard Friedman is Head of the Merchant Banking Division. He is a member of the Management Committee and is Chairman of the Corporate, Real Estate, and Infrastructure Investment Committees. Mr. Friedman joined the firm in 1981 and became a Partner in 1990.
Mr. Friedman is Chairman of the Board of Yankees Entertainment and Sports Network (YES) and serves on the Board of Directors of Global Hyatt Corporation. He also serves on the Board of Fellows of Brown University and the Board of Trustees of Mount Sinai Hospital.