PERRY GOLKIN W’74, WG’74, L’78
has continued his tradition of support to the Law School with a new gift
to Penn Law’s merit-based scholarship program. The money will support
a second Golkin Scholar.
Golkin is a member at Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., the famed investment
firm in New York. He is also a Director of Willis Group Holdings, Walter
Industries, and PRIMEDIA Inc., among others. Prior to joining Kohlberg,
Kravis, Golkin was with New York law firm Simpson Thacher & Bartlett,
where he practiced corporate law.
A member of the Board of Overseers, Golkin has also taught a number of
undergraduate courses at Wharton. He excelled as a student at Penn, serving
as President of the debate team and a member of the Honor Court. He graduated
summa cum laude.