Henry Kravis, co-founder of KKR & Co. LP

Henry Kravis, co-founder of KKR & Co. LP

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Henry Kravis, co-founder of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. LP. The $250,000 Henry R. Kravis Prize in Leadership he created will go to Vicky Colbert, founder of the Bogota, Colombia-based Escuela Nueva Foundation, which has served five million children in more than 20,000 schools in Latin America.