AB ’96 Econ
KPS Capital Partners


Jay Bernstein is a Partner of KPS Capital Partners and a member of its Investment Committee. The KPS Funds are private equity funds with over $6.0 billion of assets under management focused on constructive investing in restructurings, turnarounds, bankruptcies and other special situations.

Mr. Bernstein currently serves on the Board of Directors of nine KPS portfolio companies, and has previously served on the board of directors for eight portfolio companies that were successfully sold to a variety of U.S. and international strategic and financial buyers.

Prior to joining KPS in 1999, Mr. Bernstein was an investment banker in the M&A Group at Schroders. Mr. Bernstein received a B.A. in Economics from the University of Michigan with High Honors and an MBA from the Columbia University Graduate School of Business.