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Board of Trustees

James G. Coulter '82

James CoulterFounding Partner
TPG Capital

San Francisco, California

Elected 2011 (Charter Trustee)
A.B. Dartmouth College
M.B.A. Stanford University

James ("Jim") Coulter is the co-CEO and a Founding Partner of TPG. TPG, founded in 1992, is a leading private investment firm managing in excess of $70 billion in assets. TPG is based in San Francisco and Fort Worth and has 16 offices in 9 countries around the world. TPG has been a lead equity investor in more than 175 companies.

Mr. Coulter is a 1982 Phi Beta Kappa, summa cum laude graduate of Dartmouth College. In 1986, Mr. Coulter received an M.B.A from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, where he was named an Arjay Miller Scholar.

Mr. Coulter serves as a member on numerous corporate and charitable boards, including Creative Artists Agency, J. Crew Group, Philz Coffee, The Rise Fund and Cirque du Soleil. He has also served on the Board of Trustees of Dartmouth College, Stanford University and was co-chair of the Leading Education by Advancing Digital (LEAD) Commission.

Last Updated: 7/25/18