Henry R. Kravis is an entrepreneur and businessperson who founded KKR & Co., Inc., Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. LP and KKR Management LLC and who has been at the helm of 7 different companies. Currently, he occupies the position of Co-Chairman & Co-Chief Executive Officer at KKR & Co., Inc. and Co-Chairman & Co-Chief Executive Officer at KKR Management LLC (a subsidiary of KKR & Co., Inc.). Mr. Kravis is also Co-Chairman of Columbia University, Chairman at Sponsors For Educational Opportunity, Co-Chairman for Columbia Business School and Chairman Emeritus at Interactive Engagement Group LLC and on the board of 8 other companies.
In his past career he held the position of Advisor at Accel-KKR LLC, Co-Chairman and Co-CEO at Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. LP, Director & Co-Owner at Avago Technologies Ltd. and Principal at Bear, Stearns & Co., Inc.
He received an undergraduate degree from Claremont McKenna College and an MBA from Columbia Business School.