Business KKR vs KKR: Confusion between PE firm, IPL franchise not a first Updated : September 24, 2020 04:28 PM IST For the cricket fan, KKR is Kolkata Knight Riders, a team co-owned by Indian film star, Shah Rukh Khan. In the biz world, KKR is an investment company, which ha recently bought stake in Reliance Retail. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.