Cristina Alesci covers deal-making, private equity and venture capital for Bloomberg Television. Based in New York, she also reports on the city's thriving start-up community.
Alesci broke news on some of the highest-profile and most competitive private equity deals and initial public offerings in 2013, including Dell, Neiman Marcus and SeaWorld. She has interviewed many prominent newsmakers in her career, including Carlyle Group co-founder David Rubenstein, Twitter founder Jack Dorsey, Blackstone Group Chairman and CEO Steve Schwarzman, Blackstone Group President and COO Tony James and KKR co-Chairman and co-CEO Henry Kravis.
Prior to joining Bloomberg L.P. in February 2009, Alesci worked at Pfizer Inc. in New York and at law firm Sidley Austin LLP.
Alesci is a graduate of the City University of New York’s Graduate School of Journalism and earned her undergraduate degree from Pace University.