NEW YORK, Aug. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- ASGARD Partners & Co. announced that its Founder and CEO, Karan Rai, was appointed to The Wall Street Journal's CEO Council, a body of leaders who represent 21 countries and a wide range of industries. Mr. Rai joins other global CEOs who, together, lead companies that employ more than six million people and generate more than $2.5 trillion in annual revenue.
The CEO Council is an exclusive, invitation only, group of the world's top business leaders who connect to discuss issues that will shape the future of business at curated events throughout the year. Mr. Rai joins other WSJ CEO Council members such as Indra Nooyi, Chairman and CEO of PepsiCo, Bill McDermott, CEO of SAP, Virginia Rometty, Chairman and CEO of IBM, Frederick Smith, Chairman and CEO of FedEx, Mark Benioff, Chairman and CEO of Salesforce, and Alex Gorsky, Chairman and CEO of Johnson & Johnson, among others.
ASGARD Partners & Co. is a next generation financial advisory and investment firm that brings together growth advisory, capital markets advisory, and a private equity investment platform to serve clients and investors globally.
"I am honored to have been invited to join the Wall Street Journal CEO Council. I accept the invitation on behalf of ASGARD Partners & Co. and I look forward to engaging with my fellow council members," said ASGARD Partners & Co. Founder and CEO, Karan Rai.
For more information about The Wall Street Journal's CEO Council, please visit https://ceocouncil.wsj.com
About ASGARD Partners & Co.
ASGARD Partners & Co. is a next generation financial services firm combing growth advisory, capital markets advisory, and private equity investments into one platform to better and more efficiently serve clients and investors globally. ASGARD believes business is a powerful platform that can change the world for the better and is committed to serving entrepreneurs, companies, and investors that share this belief. For more information about the firm, please visit https://asgardpartners.com
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