Michael Gaviser (New York) joined KKR in 2012 and is a member of the Client and Partner Group. He leads the firm's global efforts for registered products, where he focuses on fundraising, new products, marketing, and distribution. Prior to joining KKR, he spent fifteen years at Alliance Bernstein serving in several roles, 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. Mr. Gaviser earned a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania and an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School.