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Carlyle Group has promoted four professionals to director in Europe. Guido Funes Nova focuses on European buyout opportunities and is based in Milan.

He has been involved in the execution of Carlyle’s investments in Riello and Avio, as well as in the sale of Tecnoforge. Prior to joining Carlyle, Funes Nova was an analyst at Salomon Smith Barney in London in the M&A and European Financial Entrepreneurs group.

Vladimir Lasocki focuses on European opportunities in the telecommunications and technology sectors and is based in London. Prior to joining Carlyle, Lasocki was an associate with Deutsche Bank’s principal investments group where he was involved in the bank’s investments in Airspan Networks Inc., Cocom A/S, Orchestream Ltd., Transmeta Corporation and Xacct Technologies, Inc. Prior to joining Deutsche Bank, Lasocki was with the corporate finance group of Banque Paribas in Paris, London and Prague.

Georg Nolting-Hauff focuses on European buyout opportunities in the industrial sector and is based in Munich. Prior to joining Carlyle, Dr. Nolting-Hauff worked for Procter & Gamble Europe. He joined Carlyle in January 2000 and played a significant role in the acquisition of HT Troplast AG and a recently exited transaction. Steve Rosengarten focuses on European buyout opportunities in the telecommunications and industrial sectors and is based in London. Prior to joining Carlyle, Rosengarten was a member of the media team at Lazard Freres in New York. Prior to that, he practised M&A and securities law at Chadbourne & Parke as an attorney in New York.