Frances Lim (New York) joined KKR in 2011 is a Managing Director, Head of Asia Macro, and a member of the Global Macro, Balance Sheet and Risk team. She also leads portfolio management and asset allocation for KKR's Strategic Partnership effort (KSPI) and is a member of the Asia Risk and Operations team. Prior to returning to New York, Ms. Lim was based in Sydney, working alongside investment teams in Asia, in her capacity as the Head of Asia Pacific Macro and Asset Allocation. Prior to joining KKR, she was a vice president at Morgan Stanley Investment Management (MSIM) and a member of the Global Macro and Asset Allocation team. Ms. Lim focused on macro trends and top-down global analysis and was a co-portfolio manager of the MSIF Absolute Return Currency Fund. She also worked as an equity strategist at Fortress Investment Group and Morgan Stanley Equity Research. Ms. Lim earned her M.B.A., Beta Gamma Sigma, from the Stern School of Business at NYU and was awarded the Egbert H. Van Delden Scholarship. Ms. Lim earned her B.A. from the University of East Anglia under a Malaysian Public Services Department (JPA) Scholarship.