The Carlyle Group has announced that Filippo Passerini will join the firm as an operating executive in its U.S. Buyout Group. Mr. Passerini is the former group president of Global Business Services and chief information officer for Procter & Gamble. In the new role, he will provide strategic guidance to Carlyle professionals throughout the investment process and advise portfolio company executives. He will join Carlyle upon retiring from P&G this summer.