Pete Stavros (New York) joined KKR in 2005 and is Co-Head of Americas Private Equity, a member of the Investment Committee within KKR's Americas Private Equity platform, a member of the Health Care Strategic Growth Investment Committee and is co-chair of the Inclusion and Diversity Council. Prior to becoming Co-Head of Americas Private Equity, Mr. Stavros led the Industrials investment team where he pioneered an innovative employee engagement and ownership model, an approach that has been successfully implemented at a number of companies including Gardner Denver / Ingersoll Rand, Capsugel, Capital Safety and CHI Overhead Doors. He has also been actively involved with investments in HCA Healthcare, Nielsen, Crosby, Hyperion, Minnesota Rubber, GeoStabilization International, Novaria Group, Flow Control Group and Charter Next Generation and currently sits on the Boards of Gardner Denver / Ingersoll Rand, CHI Overhead Doors, Crosby, Hyperion, Minnesota Rubber, GeoStabilization International, Novaria Group, Flow Control Group and Charter Next Generation. Prior to joining KKR, Mr. Stavros was with GTCR Golder Rauner, where he was involved in the execution of numerous investments in the health care sector. He holds a B.S. in Chemistry, magna cum laude, from Duke University and an M.B.A. with high distinction, Baker Scholar, from Harvard Business School.