Tagar Olson

Tagar Olson is a founder of Integrum and co-chair of its Investment Committee. Olson has over 20 years of investment and acquisition experience, most recently during an 18-year career at KKR, where he was involved in numerous transactions valued at more than $50 billion in the aggregate.

Olson joined KKR in 2002 and was promoted to lead the financial services team for the Americas Private Equity platform in 2011. At KKR, he participated as a member of the firm’s Investment Committee and Portfolio Management Committee within its Americas Private Equity business. He also served as a member of KKR’s Inclusion and Diversity Committee and its Investments, Markets, and Distribution Committee, KKR’s most senior governance body. During his time leading the financial services practice, KKR was one of the most active private equity acquirers of large financial services and business services companies in the world. Olson was involved in KKR investments, including Alliant Insurance Services, First Data (now Fiserv), Focus Financial, Mr. Cooper, Latitude Financial Services, Nephila, PURE, Resolution, Sedgwick, and USI Insurance Services. Olson also led KKR’s hospitality and leisure sector, where he was involved with KKR’s investments in Apple Leisure Group, KSL Recreation, Hotel del Coronado, and La Costa Resort and Spa.

Prior to joining KKR, Olson was with Evercore Partners, where he was involved in a number of private equity transactions and mergers and acquisitions. He is a member of the board of overseers at NYU Langone Medical Center and is co-founder of the DHPS Foundation, a charitable organization dedicated to the research and treatment of rare genetic diseases. He holds a B.S. and a bachelor of applied science, summa cum laude, from the University of Pennsylvania.