Peter Glaser joined Alcentra in 2018 as Managing Director and Co-Head of U.S. Direct Lending. He is also Co-President of Alcentra Capital Corporation, (NASDAQ: “ABDC”).
Peter was formerly a partner at KKR, having joined the firm in 2010 to build and lead its third party client business. He headed KKR Sponsor Finance, providing clients with capital structure solutions through KKR’s Private Credit and Capital Markets platforms. His team’s range of principal and agented capabilities included 1st lien, 2nd lien, unitranche and mezzanine lending utilizing credit funds, SMAs and BDC capital, as well as underwritten debt solutions via broker dealer entities.
Prior to KKR, Peter was a managing director at Barclays Capital and held roles on the U.S. Leveraged Finance team as its Co-head of Origination & Execution and Co-head of the Financial Sponsors Group. In his approximately 30 year career in finance, he has also held various positions in mergers & acquisitions and corporate finance at Goldman Sachs, Bank of America, Dillon Read, and James D. Wolfensohn Inc.
Peter received his M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania. He is Chairman of the Board of the Midori Foundation (d/b/a Midori & Friends).