Johannes Huth is Managing Director and Head of EMEA at KKR, the leading global investment firm. He is also a member of the Management Committee and several of KKR's Investment Committees.
Before joining KKR in 1999, Johannes was a Member of the Management Committee at Investcorp, a global provider and manager of alternative investments for high-net-worth private & institutional clients and was jointly responsible for the firm’s operations in Europe. Previous to that he was Vice President of Salomon Brothers, working in the mergers and acquisitions departments in London and New York.
Johannes is currently Chairman of Hensoldt GmbH, Vice Chairman and Non-Executive Director of the Board of NXP Semiconductors NV, Member of the Board of SoftwareONE, and Member of the Supervisory Board of GEG German Estate Group AG.
He supports charitable organisations and was Chairman of the Trustees of Impetus - The Private Equity Foundation, which transforms the lives of young people from disadvantaged backgrounds. He is Vice-Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Design Museum, Trustee of the Städel Museum in Frankfurt and Trustee of The Education Endowment Foundation which was established by The Sutton Trust.
Additionally, Johannes is a Member of the Global Advisory Board of the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and Visiting Fellow to Oxford University. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (RSA) and Member of the Conseil d'Administration of Les Arts Décoratifs, Paris.