Holly Newman Kroft

Senior Wealth Advisor

New York

Years of Industry Experience


Years with Neuberger Berman

Holly Newman Kroft, Managing Director and Senior Wealth Advisor, joined the firm in 2005. Holly works closely with ultra-high net worth families to help develop customized investment solutions and address estate, legacy and philanthropic considerations. Holly also focuses on addressing the unique investment needs of endowments and foundations, from identifying cash flow needs to proper asset allocation and portfolio manager implementation. After receiving her BA from the University of Michigan, she began her career as an investment banking analyst at Oppenheimer & Company and later moved on to working at several boutique media and telecom advisory firms. Holly is consistently ranked by Barron’s as a top advisor in the U.S. and was named one of the 50 Most Influential Women in Private Wealth by Private Asset Management magazine in 2015. Holly is a regular contributor on "CNBC" and has participated on FOX Business’s “Wall Street Week”, Barron’s "Roundtable,” Yahoo Finance’s “On the Move” and Bloomberg’s Inspired Investing Conference. Holly serves on the Board of the Jewish Communal Fund, the Advisory Committee for the Hassenfeld Foundation and is a member of the Wall Street Strategic Council of UJA-Federation of New York.

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My background in investment banking and investment management provides a blend of corporate and personal finance expertise that helps me address the needs of a range of clients including individuals, multigenerational families and family offices. I also work closely with many foundations and endowments. In addition to a dedicated team working on behalf of my clients, I draw on the resources of our investment strategy and trust professionals to construct customized, multifaceted solutions.

- Holly Newman Kroft, Senior Wealth Advisor