Lawrence H. Guffey
• B.A., English and managerial studies, Rice University, 1990
Mr. Guffey is a Senior Managing Director in the Corporate Private Equity Group. Mr. Guffey is based in London, and leads Blackstone's media and communications investment activities. Mr. Guffey has led or co-led Blackstone’s efforts in virtually all media and communications-related investments and has day-to-day responsibility for management of Blackstone Communications Advisors. Before joining Blackstone, Mr. Guffey worked in the Acquisitions Group at Trammell Crow Ventures, the principal investment arm of Trammell Crow Company.
Mr. Guffey graduated magna cum laude from Hanszen College '90 at Rice University, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He currently serves as a Director of Axtel, CineUK, Deutsche Telekom, and TDC. Mr. Guffey is also a Director of the Paris Review, the literary foundation.