Winkelried joins TPG as co-CEO

By Luisa Beltran — 4 months ago

TPG said Wednesday that Jon Winkelried was named Co-CEO. Winkelried will work alongside TPG Co-Founder and current CEO Jim Coulter. David Bonderman, who co-founded TPG with Coulter, will continue in his role as Co-Founder and Chairman of TPG. Winkelried previously served as the President and Co-COO of Goldman Sachs. He will assume his role in early November and be based in TPG’s San Francisco office.


Kabbage raises fresh $50 mln in SoftBank-led round

By Alastair Goldfisher — 2 years ago

Kabbage, an online lender for small businesses, has raised a $50 million Series D round led by SoftBank Capital. Also participating in the round is TCW/Craton, Lumia Capital and existing investors, including UPS Strategic Enterprise Fund, Thomvest Ventures, BlueRun Ventures, Mohr Davidow Ventures and individuals David Bonderman and Warren Stephens. As part of the latest round, Steve Murray, a partner at SoftBank, has joined the board. Atlanta-based Kabbage has now raised about $106 million in equity since 2010.


Kabbage Raises Plenty of Green for Itself

By Alastair Goldfisher — 3 years ago

Atlanta-based Kabbage, which provides capital to small and mid-sized online merchants, has raised $30 million in Series C funding. The company has now raised $56 million in total equity. The latest round was led by Thomvest Ventures, the venture arm of Peter Thomson, who’s also a director of Thomson Reuters (owner of peHUB). Joining in the round are UPS Strategic Enterprise Fund, Mohr Davidow Ventures, BlueRun Ventures, SV Angel and individuals Warren Stephens and David Bonderman.


Bonderman: LBOs of up to $15 Billion Possible

By Reuters News — 5 years ago

A leveraged buyout deal of $10 billion to $15 billion in size would be possible right now as financing is back to being available on attractive terms, David Bonderman, the co-founder of TPG Capital [TPG.UL] said. Private equity deal sizes have been increasing since the credit crisis cut off access to cheap debt; but deal […]