Lucian Schönefelder is a Director in the London office of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts. He is focused on investments in the European media & technology sector, with a particular focus on digital media.
Lucian has been involved with KKR's investments in Clicktale (Digital Customer Experience SaaS business), Arago (AI-based IT Automation Software), Scout24 Switzerland (JV with Ringier around its Online Classifieds Assets), BMG Rights Management (music publishing JV with Bertelsmann), Fotolia (#1 European marketplace for digital images) and Duales System Deutschland (leading recycling company in Germany). He also spent a year with KKR's operating unit (KKR Capstone) where he worked on various assignments within ProSiebenSat.1.
Before joining KKR, Lucian worked in the M&A department of JP Morgan in London.
Lucian holds a Master of Science in Business Administration as well as a PhD (summa cum laude) from the University of St. Gallen (Switzerland).