Kravis and Roberts first cousins; Kravis’ mother and Roberts’ father were siblings. Both learned the energy business from their fathers. Roberts’ father was an oil broker in Houston who took his son to business meetings; Kravis’ father was a petroleum engineer in Tulsa. The Kravis and Roberts families spent summers and holidays together, and the future lions of Wall Street swear they haven’t had an argument since they were 8 years old.1 The last one involved who would get to ride Kravis’ new bicycle first. [Barron’s]

1. Obviously when one pictures an 8 year-old Henry Kravis one pictures Kravis’s current face/head on a child’s body.

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  1. Posted by guest | May 20, 2014 at 4:03 PM

    mouseover excellence

  2. Posted by guest | May 20, 2014 at 4:21 PM

    a face that will haunt your dreams.

  3. Posted by Quant me maybe... | May 20, 2014 at 4:48 PM

    He looks like the human version of grumpy cat.