Gordon Appell is a Managing Director in PJT Park Hill’s Secondary Advisory Group, based in New York. Prior to joining PJT Park Hill in 2021, Mr. Appell was a Director in the Client & Partner Group at Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P., where he was a product specialist responsible for the firm’s North American private equity and energy real assets platforms. Previously, Mr. Appell was a Director in Credit Suisse’s Private Fund Group focused on the origination and execution of primary and secondary private equity fundraising transactions. Mr. Appell began his career as an Associate attorney at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, where he focused on private fund formation. Mr. Appell received a BBA from the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business and a JD from Emory University School of Law.