James ("Jim") Coulter is the Co-CEO and a Founding Partner of TPG and the Co-Managing Partner of The Rise Fund. TPG, founded in 1992, is a leading private investment firm managing in excess of $88 billion in assets. TPG is based in San Francisco and Fort Worth and has 15 offices in 9 countries around the world. TPG has been a lead equity investor in more than 175 companies.
Coulter is a 1982 Phi Beta Kappa, summa cum laude graduate of Dartmouth College. In 1986, Mr. Coulter received an MBA 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, Philz Coffee, Rodan + Fields, and Cirque du Soleil. He has also served on the Board of Trustees of Dartmouth College and Stanford University.