Meet Our Advisory Board

Senior Alumni in the Finance Industry

The KFN Advisory Board is led by ‘67 alumnus Jerry Kenney, a BlackRock executive and former Merrill Lynch Vice Chairman, along with more than 37 other prominent Northwestern and/or Kellogg senior alumni in finance related positions.

 

andersen-photo-new-95G. Chris Andersen ('62)

Founder
G. C. Andersen Partners
 
 

 

bergstein-photoSeth Bergstein ('92)

Managing Director
Morgan Stanley
 

 

berner-small-photoRobert L. Berner ('86)

Managing Partner
Bespoke Capital Partners
 

 
 

blowers-small-photo_6910David C. Blowers ('89)

President, Eastern Region Wealth Management
Northern Trust
 
 
 
 

bohnsack-pic-smallWilliam Bohnsack ('91)

President & Sr. Partner
Oak Hill Advisors
 


 

bowe-bioAnthony C. Bowe ('83)

Former Co-head
Credit Suisse Private Fund Group



 

brockelman-photoCurtis F. Brockelman, Jr. ('96)

Co-Founder, Managing Partner
Harvest Volatility Management



byrne-rev-picRichard Byrne ('85)

President
Benefit Street Partners
 

 

cherki-small-pic-1Pierre Cherki ('97)

Head of Alternatives
Deutsche Asset Management
 
 
 

davis-image-for-webRobert Davis ('89)

Managing Director
Littlejohn

 
 

eck-photoMichael Eck ('87)

Sr Advisor
M Klein and Company
 
 
 
 
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T. Bondurant French ('76)

CEO
Adams Street Partners
 
 
 

frideman-picPhilip Friedman ('80)

Partner
Perella Weinberg Partners


 

gross-small-pic--2-Michael Gross ('87)

CEO and Chairman of the Board of Directors
Solar Capital
 
 
 
 
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Michael Haddad ('87)

Deputy CIO
Public and Tradable Markets

 
 
 
 
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Eric Hanson ('79)

Sr. Managing Director
Macquarie Capital
 
 
 
 

hirani-2017Sunil Hirani ('94)

CEO
trueEX
 
 
 
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Marten Hoekstra ('94)

Sr. Advisor
Lightyear Capital
 
 
 
 
 
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David Kabiller ('86)

Co-Founder, CFA
AQR Capital Management

 
 
 
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Edward Keller ('91)

Managing Director
Morgan Stanley
 
 
 
 
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Jerome P. Kenney ('67)

Managing Director, Sr. Advisor
BlackRock
 
 
 
 
 
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Harry Kraemer, Jr. ('79)

Executive Partner
Madison Dearborn Partners
 
 
 
 
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Steven M. Lefkowitz ('87)

Managing Partner
Sagewind Capital


 
 

lori-photoMathew J. Lori ('93)

Managing Director
New Mountain Capital
 

 

mckown-pic-Peter McKown ('85)

Partner & Sr. Advisor
Prince Street Capital Management

 
 


robin-small-picHenry Robin ('88)

CFA
 
 


 
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Mark Rossi ('80)

Sr Managing Director

Cornerstone Equity Investors

 
 
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Douglas W. Rotatori ('87)

Managing Principal
Odyssey Investment Partners
 
 
 
 
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Scott A. Shay ('80)

Chairman of the Board
Signature Bank
 
 
 
 
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David Sherwood ('87)

Partner
Century Capital Management
 
 

simmons-picJames H. Simmons, III ('96)

Partner
Ares Management



 
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Scott Sleyster ('87)

Chief Investment Officer
Prudential
 



smith-photoMichael L. Smith ('97)

Partner
Ares Management
 
 
 
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Adam Sokoloff ('88)

Managing Director
The Carlyle Group

 
 
 
 
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Bruce Spohler ('86)

Co-Founder, Chief Operating Officer & Director
Solar Capital
 
 
 
 
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Nathan Troutman ('86)

Investment Executive
Privatus Partners
 
 
 
 
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Stephen N. Wertheimer ('85)

Founding Partner
W Capital Partners
 
 
 
 
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Anne Clarke Wolff ('89)

Managing Director & Head of Global Corporate Banking
Bank of America Merrill Lynch