Global Conference 2017
Chairman and Founding Partner, TPG
David Bonderman is the Chairman and a founding partner of TPG. TPG generally makes significant investments in operating companies through acquisitions and restructurings across a broad range of industries globally. TPG and its affiliates have approximately $74 billion in assets under management in more than 130 countries. TPG's investments have included American Tire Distributors, Continental Airlines, Burger King, Par Pharma, Petco, Lenovo, Shriram Capital, China Grand Auto, J. Crew, and IMS Health. Mr. Bonderman graduated Magna Cum Laude from Harvard Law School in 1966. He was a member of the Harvard Law Review and a Sheldon Fellow. He is a 1963 graduate of the University of Washington in Seattle. Mr. Bonderman serves on a number of boards, including: Kite Pharma; Uber Technologies, Inc.; and Ryanair Holdings, plc, of which he is Chairman. In addition, he serves on the Boards of The Wilderness Society and the Grand Canyon Trust.