William E. McGlashan, Jr., Managing Partner, TPG Growth
Mr. McGlashan is the founder and Managing Partner of TPG Growth, and a member of TPG's leadership committees. Prior to joining the firm in 2004, Mr. McGlashan served as chairman and CEO of Critical Path, Inc., where he oversaw a major financial and operational restructuring of the company beginning in 2001. Mr. McGlashan previously co-founded and served as CEO of Vectis Group, a venture corporation that capitalized and built companies in emerging markets in partnership with leading U.S. technology businesses. Mr. McGlashan was a co-founder and president of Pharmanex, Inc., a leading phyto-pharmaceutical and dietary supplement company with annual global sales of approximately $1 billion. Prior to that, Mr. McGlashan was a senior associate with Bain Capital, LLC and Information Partners.
Mr. McGlashan currently serves as co-chairman of the board of Fender Musical Instruments, board director of Red Book Connect, vice chairman of the board of XOJET, and is a member of the boards of Elevance Renewable Sciences, SurveyMonkey, Evolution Growth Media Partners, STX Filmworks and Vincraft. Mr. McGlashan's current non-profit activities include board roles at Endeavor Global, Common Sense Media and Yale School of Management. Mr. McGlashan is an active member of the Young Presidents' Organization and the World Economic Forum.
Mr. McGlashan's past board service includes Schiff Nutrition International, SuccessFactors, AgraQuest, David’s Bridal, WIL Research Laboratories and 3 Day Blinds.
•B.A., Yale University with Honors
•M.B.A., Stanford University Graduate School of Business