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Company Overview of TPG Capital, L.P.

Company Overview

TPG Capital, L.P. is a private equity and venture capital firm specializing in incubation, early stage, post startup, growth capital, turnaround, joint ventures, spin outs, special situations, recapitalization, expansion capital, restructurings, buyins, buyouts, and investments in middle market distressed companies. The firm manages funds specializing in private equity, venture capital, public equity, and debt investments. It does not invest in start-ups and the real estate sector. It prefers to invest in all sectors focusing on technology, industrials, travel, entertainment, retail, power, energy, consumer, branded foods, leisure products, media and communications, telecommunications, finan...

301 Commerce Street

Suite 3300

Fort Worth, TX 76102

United States

Founded in 1992





Key Executives for TPG Capital, L.P.

Age: 54
Age: 72
Partner and Chief Financial Officer
Age: 46
Partner and Chief Operating Officer
Global Partner
Age: 51
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

TPG Capital, L.P. Key Developments

TPG Reportedly Eyeing Firms

Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF) is being eyed by private equity firms. The post reported that TPG Capital, L.P. seriously considered buying Herbalife in 2014. A source with direct knowledge of the matter said, “They took a long look at Herbalife.” The source further added that TPG also considered taking over Nu Skin Enterprises Inc. (NYSE:NUS) stake. According to the news report, it is not known why TPG's interest in Herbalife and Nu Skin ended without any investment. It added that presently, TPG is reportedly looking at acquiring Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP). Recently, a report concerning talks between TPG and Avon sent the latter’s shares up 15%. The source added that If TPG does not buy Avon, it ‘might take a new look’ at Herbalife.

Avon And TPG Reportedly In Merger Talks

Avon Products Inc. has been in talks with the TPG Capital, L.P. regarding a potential transaction, Dealreporter said.

PE Firms Reportedly Looking For Acquisition Of Orbitz

PE Firms are seeking acquisition of Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:OWW). Bloomberg News reported that Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. was up for sale. Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. is expected to sell for $1 billion. Orbitz Worldwide, Inc has appointed Goldman Sachs to run a process, press reports said. Potential private equity buyers for Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. include TPG Capital, L.P., Vista Equity Partners, TA Associates Management, L.P., Technology Crossover Ventures, Warburg Pincus LLC, The Carlyle Group LP (NasdaqGS:CG), One Equity Partners LLC and Goldman Sachs Group, Merchant Banking Division, sources said.

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