David Petraeus Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Investments
  • 11
  • Portfolio
  • 7
  • Exits
  • 2
Exits

David Petraeus General Information

Description

Dr. David Petraeus serves as Partner & Chairman of the KKR Global Institute at Kohlberg Kravis Roberts. He is General (US Army, Ret.) David H. Petraeus (New York) is a Partner and Chairman of the KKR Global Institute, which he established in May 2013. He is also a member of the boards of directors of Optiv and FirstStream, a venture investor in more than 15 startups, and engaged in a variety of academic endeavors. Prior to joining KKR, General Petraeus served over 37 years in the U.S. military, culminating his career with six consecutive commands, five of which were in combat, including command of the 101st Airborne Division during the fight to Baghdad and the first year in Iraq, command of the Multinational Security Transition Command in Iraq, command of coalition forces in Iraq during the Surge, command of U.S. Central Command, and command of coalition forces in Afghanistan. Following retirement from the military and after Senate confirmation by a vote of 94-0, he served as Director of the CIA during a period of significant achievements in the global war on terror, the establishment of important Agency digital initiatives, and significant investments in the Agency's most important asset, its human capital. General Petraeus graduated with distinction from the U.S. Military Academy, and he is the only person in Army history to be the top graduate of both the demanding U.S. Army Ranger School and the U.S. Army's Command and General Staff College. He also earned a Ph.D. from Princeton University's School of Public and International Affairs. General Petraeus taught international relations and economics at the U.S. Military Academy in the mid-1980s, he was a Visiting Professor of Public Policy at the Honors College of the City University of New York from 2013 through 2016, and he was for 6 years a Judge Widney Professor at the University of Southern California and a Senior Fellow at Harvard University's Belfer Center. He is currently a Visiting Fellow at Yale University's Jackson Institute, Co-Chairman of the Global Advisory Council of the Woodrow Wilson Center for International Scholars, Senior Vice President of the Royal United Services Institute, and a Member of the Trilateral Commission, as well as a member of the boards of the Atlantic Council, the Institute for the Study of War, and over a dozen veterans service organizations. Over the past 15 years, General Petraeus was named one of America's 25 Best Leaders by U.S. News and World Report, a runner-up for Time magazine's Person of the Year, the Daily Telegraph man of the year, a Time 100 selectee, Princeton University's Madison Medalist, and one of Foreign Policy magazine's top 100 public intellectuals in three different years. General Petraeus has earned numerous honors, awards, and decorations, including four Defense Distinguished Service Medals, the Bronze Star Medal for Valor, two NATO Meritorious Service Medals, the Combat Action Badge, the Ranger Tab, and Master Parachutist and Air Assault Badges. He has also been decorated by 13 foreign countries.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • United States
+1 (650) 000-0000

David Petraeus Investments (11)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Praava Health 07-Mar-2021 Later Stage VC 000.00 Clinics/Outpatient Services Generating Revenue 00000 00000000 00.0
0000000 14-Jan-2021 00000 00000 0000 Communication Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000000 00.0
0000.00 26-Mar-2020 00000 00000 0000 Automotive Generating Revenue 00000 00000000 00.0
000000 20-Mar-2018 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000000 00.0
0000000 01-Feb-2018 00000 00000 00.00 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000000 00.0
000 0000000 28-Dec-2017 00000 00000 000.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 00000000 00.0
00000 30-Jan-2017 0000 00000 00000 Application Specific Semiconductors Generating Revenue 00000 00000000 00.0
000000 30-Jun-2016 00000 00000 0000 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000000 00.0
Mark43 26-Apr-2016 Early Stage VC 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000000 00.0
Windward 28-Apr-2015 Early Stage VC 000.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 00000000 00.0
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David Petraeus Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Indegy 02-Dec-2019 Merger/Acquisition 000.00
00000 01-Jan-2018 000000000000000000
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David Petraeus Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
David Petraeus Ph.D Angel Investor 00 0 0
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David Petraeus Co-Investors (58)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Amplo (Spring) 3 0 Series chart Industry bar
SV Angel 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Sound Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
General Catalyst 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
The Goldman Sachs Group 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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