FROM US ARMY TO CIA TO KKR CHIEF

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From the US Army General to the US Intelligence Chief to Wall Street Executive.

David Petraeus has taken a new job with investment giant Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P. to rebuild his reputation following an extramarital affair that brought about his resignation as CIA directorl.

The 60 year old retired US official will serve as chairman of KKR Global Institute. He was CIA director from September 2011 until last November. Before that, Petraeus served more than 37 years in the U.S. Army, where he rose to the rank of four-star general.

General Petraeus was NATO commander in Afghanistan and commanded forces in Iraq untill 2008, when violence in that country dropped following a surge in military forces.