John Park

KKR Partner and Leader of the KKR Technology Industry Team

About John

John Park (Menlo Park) is a KKR partner and leader of 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 KKR Americas Private Equity.


In addition to serving as chairman of Optiv’s board of directors, Park is currently a member of the board of directors of BMC Software, Box, Corel, Henry Schein One, Internet Brands, and Ticket Monster. He was involved with KKR's investments in ASG Technologies, Autodata Solutions, Calabrio, Cylance, Epicor, Exact, GoDaddy, Mitchell International, Ping Identity, Reliance Jio Platforms and SunGard Data Systems.


Prior to joining KKR, Park held positions at Apax Partners and Morgan Stanley. Park received an applied bachelor’s degree in economics from Princeton University and a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School.