Michael Gaviser joined Pennant Park as a Strategic Advisor in May 2018.
Before joining PennantPark, he was a Managing Director at KKR where he was a member of the Client and Partner Group. He led KKR’s global efforts for registered products, focused on fundraising, new products, marketing, and distribution. In addition, he assisted in the creation and management of strategic partnerships to multiple platforms in the U.S. and Canada as well as institutional relationships in Latin America. Before joining KKR, he spent fifteen years at Alliance Bernstein serving in various capacities, including Senior Managing Director and Head of Global Alternative Sales and Client Development for the institutional, retail and private client channels. He was also Head of International Equities Sales in London and Head of Large Market Sales for Sanford C. Bernstein.
Michael earned a BA from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from Columbia University School of Business.