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Jay Frederick Krehbiel

Jay Frederick Krehbiel

Jay Frederick Krehbiel

Managing Director

KF Partners


Jay is the President of KF Partners, a single-family office based in Chicago. Jay also serves as Co-Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Hindman Auctions, a leading middle market auction house in the United States with offices in 12 cities. Prior to his current roles, Jay worked for Molex, Inc. in Chicago and Shanghai, Pacific Equity Partners in Sydney, Audax Group in Boston, and Bain & Company in New York City & Chicago. Jay serves on the boards of the Art Institute of Chicago, where he is the Treasurer and chair of the Finance Committee. Jay also serves on the boards of The Taft School, The Irish Georgian Society, St. Chrysostom’s Church and the American Friends of the National Gallery of Ireland. Jay has a BA from Dartmouth College and an MBA from Northwestern. He lives in Chicago with his wife, two children, and a rather spoiled Weimaraner named Tosca.