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Nathaniel Yap


Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (San Francisco, CA)


Mr. Nathaniel L. Yap joined KKR in 2004, bringing over twelve years of investment experience to his position as a Director in credit strategies at KKR Asset Management. Prior to joining KKR, he worked in High Yield Securities at J.P. Morgan, following the paper, packaging, and chemicals industries. Previously, Mr. Yap worked as a senior investment analyst in High Yield and Distressed Securities at Wells Fargo, where he was responsible for investment decisions related to industrial and manufacturing companies.


Mr. Yap received a degree in Civil Engineering from Cornell University and an M.BA. from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.