Curtis L. Buser is Carlyle Chief Financial Officer and serves on the firm’s Management Committee and Executive Group. Mr. Buser is responsible for corporate and partnership financial management and reporting, treasury functions, and fund management and is an integral part of the firm’s public company investor reporting and information technology group. Mr. Buser joined Carlyle in 2004 as a managing director and served as the firm’s chief accounting officer. From May 2014 until December 2014, he served as Carlyle’s interim Chief Financial Officer. He is based in Washington, D.C.
Prior to joining Carlyle, Buser was an audit partner with Ernst & Young, LLP. He began his career with Arthur Andersen in 1985 and was admitted to the partnership in 1997.
Buser is a graduate of Georgetown University. He served on the Financial Accounting Standards Advisory Council from 2007 to 2010.