Franziska Kayser (London) joined KKR in 2011 and is a member of the Technology, Media and Telecommunications industry team within KKR's Private Equity platform in EMEA. She has been involved in KKR's investments in Axel Springer, GfK, Trainline, Scout24 Switzerland, SMCP and Wild Flavors. Ms. Kayser currently serves on the board of directors of Axel Springer and GfK and is part of KKR’s Global and European Inclusion & Diversity Council. Prior to joining KKR, she worked in the investment banking division of Credit Suisse in London. Ms. Kayser holds a First Class Honours B.A. from McGill University, Canada.