David Petraeus

Partner, KKR; Chairman, KKR Global Institute

David Petraeus is a partner in the investment firm KKR, chairman of the KKR Global Institute, the Judge Widney Professor at University of Southern California, and a personal venture capitalist. Previously, he was director of the CIA and served over 37 years in the US military, including command of US Central Command and command of coalition forces in Iraq and Afghanistan. He has been honored by the US military, State Department, NATO, United Nations, and 13 countries. Petraeus is a senior fellow at Harvard’s Belfer Center, co-chairman of the Woodrow Wilson Institute’s Global Advisory Council, senior vice president of the Royal United Services Institute, and a board member of Optiv, among others.

Videos/Audio of David Petraeus

The spring of 2018 marked the 15th anniversary of the US invasion of Iraq, and the war in Afghanistan has gone on long... See more
Every new president finds it challenging to adjust to the role of commander in chief. President Trump, the... See more
John Dickerson and former CIA director, retired Army General David Petraeus, take a tour of the unprecedented threats... See more
The Trump Administration says it is “committed to a foreign policy focused on American interests and American national... See more
Among the things that keep former CIA director and retired General David H. Petraeus up at night: the rise of ISIS, the... See more
In any city in the world, an extremist could explode your subway car, yet surveillance and security are more advanced... See more