Kristopher Weiner is a Managing Director of the Hedge Fund Solutions Group and a member of the Hedge Fund Solutions Special Situations Investing group.
Mr. Weiner joined Blackstone from Waterfront Capital Partners where he was a Sector Head specializing in Consumer equities. Prior to Waterfront he was a Partner and Senior Analyst at Avesta Capital Advisors. During his time at Avesta he was responsible for leading the research efforts within the Consumer Discretionary universe. Before joining Avesta in 2002, Mr. Weiner worked at Moore Capital Management, and Putnam Investments.
Mr. Weiner received a BA cum laude, with distinction in the major in History from Yale University.