CD&R Partner Receives 2005
Deal Professional of the Year:
CD&R carried a lot of momentum into 2006. In addition to leading the $15 billion acquisition of Hertz and the €3.7 billion acquisition of Rexel, the firm was more than busy implementing growth initiatives for companies it already was steward to, not to mention raising a new $4 billion investment vehicle. For his contributions to these efforts, CD&R's David Wasserman was recognized as Buyouts Newsletter's Deal Professional of the Year.