Client Relations and Capital Raising

Suzanne Donohoe

Chief Commercial Officer and Global Head of EQT-Ext (CXO)

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  • Title
    Chief Commercial Officer and Global Head of EQT-Ext (CXO)
  • Office
    New York, United States


Suzanne joined EQT in 2023 as Chief Commercial Officer and Global Head of EQT-Ext (CXO). In addition to Capital Raising & Client Relations, the new Platform “EQT-Ext” includes the firm’s Sustainability, Business Development, and Communications functions.

Before joining EQT, Suzanne was a Partner at KKR & Co from 2009-2022. In that capacity, she founded and led the Global Client & Partner Group for over eleven years and then served as the firm’s Global Head of Strategic Growth. Suzanne’s experience prior to KKR included an extensive career at Goldman Sachs where she served from 1992-2009. During this period, she worked in both the Investment Banking and Investment Management Divisions and worked in both New York and in London. She became a Partner in 2000.

Further, Suzanne has been involved in various philanthropic projects, including serving as Board Member for the Nature Conservancy - New York State Chapter and also serving on the Board of Fertile Hope. Currently, her main charitable focus is serving Georgetown University as the Vice Chair of its Board of Directors.

Suzanne has a B.A. in Government magna cum laude from Georgetown University. M.B.A. from the Wharton School at University of Pennsylvania.

Suzanne is a member of the EQT Executive Committee and board member of EQT Partners Inc.