Mr. Frieder is the Managing Partner of Kohlberg and a member of the Investment Committee, the Credit Committee and the Executive Committee. He joined the Firm in 1989, was made a Partner in 1995 and named Managing Partner in 2006. Mr. Frieder oversees all aspects of the Firm’s investment activities, personnel decisions and other internal operational and administrative matters. He is a member of the board of directors of Area Wide Protective, Cadence, CIBT, DecoPac, Elevate Outdoor Collective, ENTRUST Solutions Group, GPRS, MarketCast, Meadows Behavioral Health, Myers EPS, Nelipak, Nellson, OB Hospitalist Group, Parts Authority, PCI Pharma Services, Sara Lee Frozen Bakery, Senneca, Spinal Elements, Spire Orthopedic Partners, Trinity Life Sciences and United Digestive.
Mr. Frieder received an A.B. from Harvard College.