Jeff T. Swenson

Managing Director

Joined Thomas H. Lee Partners in 2004.

Jeff T. Swenson is a managing director at Thomas H. Lee Partners. Prior to joining Thomas H. Lee Partners, Mr. Swenson worked in the private equity group at Bain Capital, LLC. Mr. Swenson also worked as a management consultant at Bain & Company.

Mr. Swenson is currently a director of 1-800 CONTACTS, Art Van Furniture, Bargain Hunt, CTI Foods, Fogo de Chão (Nasdaq: FOGO), GCA Services Group,  Give and Go Prepared Foods Corp., and Phillips Pet Food & Supplies. He was previously a director of Acosta Sales and Marketing, GrubHub Seamless Holdings Corporation, Intermedix Corporation and West Corporation and a board observer at Dunkin' Brands, Inc. His investment experience at Thomas H. Lee Partners also includes Aramark Corporation, Eye Care Centers of America, Inc., National Waterworks, Inc., and Wyndham Hotels.

Mr. Swenson holds a B.A., with honors, in Economics from Northwestern University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

Outside of THL, Mr. Swenson is active in various private and non-profit institutions, and is a board director at Freshii Inc. (TSX: FRII), a high-growth fast casual restaurant operator pioneering healthy food offerings.


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