John Park

John Park

Head of Americas Technology Private Equity at KKR

Director Since: May 2021
Independent
Box Committees: Audit; Compensation

  • Partner of KKR & Co, Inc., and Head of Americas Technology Private Equity
  • Director of BMC Software, Corel, Henry Schein One, Internet Brands, Optiv, and Ticket Monster

 

Mr. Park is a Partner of KKR & Co, Inc., a global investment firm. He has been with KKR since 2013 and leads the Technology industry team within KKR’s Americas Private Equity platform. He is also a member of the Investment Committee and Portfolio Management Committee for Americas Private Equity.

 

He currently serves as a Director of BMC Software, Corel, Henry Schein One, Internet Brands, Optiv, and Ticket Monster. Mr. Park previously served on the board of directors of GoDaddy Inc., an Internet domain registrar and web hosting company, from February 2015 to June 2019.

 

Prior to joining KKR, Mr. Park was with Apax Partners LLP, where he focused on software investments around the world. He was also a member of the mergers & acquisitions practice at Morgan Stanley.

 

Mr. Park holds an A.B., cum laude, in Economics from Princeton University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

 

Mr. Park was selected to serve on our Board of Directors because of his extensive experience in advising technology companies with a focus on the cloud and his track record of helping companies drive disciplined growth and profitability.