David Tan will join global alternative asset firm TPG as Managing Director.
Tan will be based in Singapore covering Southeast Asia and will work closely with Ganen Sarvananthan, Co-Managing Partner and Dominic Picone, Partner of TPG Capital Asia – the firm’s Asia-focused private equity platform.
He comes to TPG from KKR, where he served as a Director on the firm’s private equity team and worked at for over a decade in their Menlo Park, Hong Kong and Singapore offices.
Prior to joining KKR, Tan was with UBS Investment Bank in New York.
He holds a B.A. from the College of Arts & Sciences, University of Pennsylvania and a B.S. from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
Founded in 1992, TPG is a global alternative asset firm with more than $108 billion of assets under management and offices in Austin, Beijing, Boston, Dallas, Fort Worth, Hong Kong, Houston, London, Luxembourg, Melbourne, Moscow, Mumbai, New York, San Francisco, Seoul, and Singapore.
TPG’s investment platforms are across a wide range of asset classes, including private equity, growth equity, real estate, credit, and public equity.