Jan. 12, 2022

Jason Kelly: Private Equity, the art of the M&A deal leak, and his evolving 20-year Bloomberg career

Jason Kelly: Private Equity, the art of the M&A deal leak, and his evolving 20-year Bloomberg career

Jason Kelly has had at least a half a dozen careers all with the same company. A 20-year veteran of Bloomberg News he has served as a reporter, producer, editor, radio host and TV host. From a defining book on the Private Equity industry, to the...


Jason Kelly has had at least a half a dozen careers all with the same company. A 20-year veteran of Bloomberg News he has served as a reporter, producer, editor, radio host and TV host. From a defining book on the Private Equity industry, to the technology boom, to sports business documentaries he’s had a front row seat to all things business news.

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Jason Kelly

Chief Correspondent, Bloomberg Quicktake at Bloomberg News

Chief Correspondent, Bloomberg Quicktake. Host and co-creator of two Quicktake Originals series: The Business of Sports and Portrait. Co-host of Bloomberg Business of Sports podcast and radio show, heard live on Bloomberg Radio and via podcast.

Author, Sweat Equity: Inside the New Economy of Mind and Body, a portrait of the booming fitness economy. From Lululemon to The Color Run to Barry's Bootcamp and SoulCycle and many more, the stories of the entrepreneurs and investors who saw how fitness and wellness was moving from just something we do to who we are.

Author, The New Tycoons: Inside the Trillion Dollar Private Equity Industry that Owns Everything (2012), an examination and explanation of private equity and its economic, social and political impact through the stories of the industry's biggest firms gleaned from intimate, exclusive interviews with the founders and top executives of Blackstone, KKR, Carlyle and TPG, among others.