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David Rubenstein’s insight on How to Invest – Presented by the Greystar Leadership & Business Series

December 1, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

“The obsession with the making of money rarely leads to the actual making of money. The obsession with achieving excellence and with doing the best job possible, doing something no one else can do as well is usually what leads to making a fortune.” – David M. Rubenstein

On December 1, 2022 at 6pm, David Rubenstein will be returning to CLS. This time he will be joined in conversation with Executive Managing Director of Greystar, Bill Maddux, about his newest release How to Invest.

Tickets for this event are $25 for members and $35 for CLS guests.
To purchase tickets, click here or call 843-723-9912.
Order “How to Invest” in advance from Buxton Books by clicking HERE.

About the Book:
A master class on investing featuring conversations with the biggest names in finance, from the legendary cofounder of The Carlyle Group, David M. Rubenstein.

What do the most successful investors have in common? David M. Rubenstein, cofounder of one of the world’s largest investment firms, has spent years interviewing the greatest investors in the world to discover the time-tested principles, hard-earned wisdom, and indispensable tools that guide their practice.​

Rubenstein, who has spent more than three decades in the hypercompetitive world of private equity, now distills everything he’s learned about the art and craft of investing, from venture capital, real estate, private equity, hedge funds, to crypto, endowments, SPACs, ESG, and more.

With unprecedented access to global leaders in finance, Rubenstein has assembled the most authoritative book of its kind. How to Invest reveals the thinking of the most successful investors in the world, many of whom rarely speak publicly. Whether you’re brand-new to investing or a seasoned professional, this book will transform the way you approach investing forever.

About David M. Rubenstein:
David M. Rubenstein is the New York Times bestselling author of How to Lead, The American Experiment, and The American Story. He is cofounder and cochairman of The Carlyle Group, one of the world’s largest and most successful private equity firms. Rubenstein is Chairman of the Boards of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the Council on Foreign Relations, and the National Gallery of Art. He is an original signer of The Giving Pledge and a recipient of the Carnegie Medal of Philanthropy and the MoMA’s David Rockefeller Award. The host of BloombergWealth with David Rubenstein on Bloomberg TV and The David Rubenstein Show: Peer-to-Peer Conversations on Bloomberg TV and PBS, he lives in the Washington, DC, area.

About Bill Maddux:
Bill Maddux is an Executive Managing Director of Greystar and leads the company’s Development and Construction business. Under Bill’s leadership, the company’s strong Development and Construction business is well-positioned to sustain future growth through preferred partner relationships and the company’s robust Due Diligence, Design, and Quality Control practices. Today, Greystar Development and Construction has approximately $25 billion of assets under development, with a global pipeline of over $14.5 billion.

Before joining Greystar in 1999, Bill held numerous leadership positions within the Trammell Crow Company, including Partner, Chief Operating Officer for the eastern United States, as well as head of the National Brokerage Platform.


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