Bola OSAKWE

Global Head of Inclusion & Diversity – KKR


Adebola Osakwe (New York) joined KKR in 2015 and is a member of the Human Resources Team, where she leads the Firm’s Inclusion and Diversity efforts. In her roles, she sits on the Firm's Inclusion and Diversity Council, the IDC Advisory Group and the Inclusion Network Steering Committee. Prior to joining KKR, Ms. Osakwe was an executive director on Morgan Stanley’s diversity and inclusion team, where she spent almost 9 years. At Morgan Stanley, she served as head of diversity talent acquisition strategy partnering closely with the experienced and campus hiring teams. Prior to this role, she was a diversity coverage officer supporting the infrastructure and investment management businesses. Ms. Osakwe holds a Masters from New York University and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Barnard College, Columbia University.