Selection Committee

The Kravis Prize Selection Committee, chaired by Marie-Josée Kravis, is comprised of distinguished individuals who have deep experience with the nonprofit sector as well as significant expertise in the fields of economic development, public health, education, the environment, human rights and international affairs. Read more the Selection Committee Process and how the Committee goes about identifying the next Kravis Prize recipient.

Marie-Josée Kravis

Selection Committee Chair
Senior Fellow, The Hudson Institute
New York

Harry T. McMahon ’75 P’08 P’09

Senior Advisor, G100 Network
Chairman Emeritus, Claremont McKenna College Board of Trustees
Los Angeles

Surin Pitsuwan ’72

Former Secretary General

Josette Sheeran

President and CEO, The Asia Society
Vice Chairman, The World Economic Forum
Former Executive Director, United Nations World Food Programme
New York

Ratan Tata

Tata Group

James D. Wolfensohn

Wolfensohn & Company, L.L.C.
Former President, The World Bank
Washington, D.C.


Emeritus Selection Committee Members

Amartya Sen

Thomas W. Lamont University Professor and Professor of Economics and Philosophy, Harvard University
Nobel Laureate in Economics
Recipient of the National Humanities Medal

Lord Jacob Rothschild

Investment Banker
Founder, J. Rothschild Assurance Group, now St. James Place
Honorary President, Institute for Jewish Policy Research

Sudha Murty

Chairperson, Infosys Foundation, India
Trustee, Infosys Foundation USA