Bill Gassman is an Executive Director of Morgan Stanley and is based in New York. Mr. Gassman joined Morgan Stanley Credit Partners in 2012. Previously, Mr. Gassman was a Managing Director with Kohlberg Capital Corporation, a publicly traded business development corporation. He also served as Vice President of Falcon Investment Advisors, as Director of Financial Sponsors Coverage at UBS Investment Bank, and as Director of Financial Sponsors Coverage at CIBC World Markets. Early in his career, Mr. Gassman was a naval architect designing and overseeing the construction of tankers and bulk carriers. Mr. Gassman holds a B.S. from Webb Institute of Naval Architecture, a S.M. from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School.