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Former FCC Head Julius Genachowski Goes to Carlyle Group

Peter Kafka covers media and technology, and their intersection, at Vox. Many of his stories can be found in his Kafka on Media newsletter, and he also hosts the Recode Media podcast.

Julius Genachowski has a new job. The former head of the Federal Communications Commission, who left that post last May, has landed at the Carlyle Group, the Washington, D.C.-based banking/private equity powerhouse. Genachowski will be a managing director at Carlyle, which says he “will focus on investments in global technology, media and telecom, including Internet and mobile.”

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