Arthur G. McAleer

Operating Advisor

Joined Thomas H. Lee Partners in 2015.

Art McAleer is an operating advisor to Thomas H. Lee Partners. He brings over twenty five years of finance and operating experience to the Firm. Mr. McAleer has held leadership positions in a variety of roles including CEO, CFO, Worldwide VP, and board member and has a demonstrated track record in effective leadership and building value through organic and inorganic means.

Prior to joining THL, Mr. McAleer was president of Galatea LLC, an interim executive and strategic advisory firm. Clients included Johnson & Johnson, Acelity (formerly KCI), and other healthcare firms. Prior to founding Galatea, Mr. McAleer served as a worldwide vice president for Covidien. Mr. McAleer also played key roles at Thermo Fisher Scientific leading efforts to integrate Fisher Scientific and Thermo Electron, as well as strategy and business development activities.

Prior to his role at Thermo Fisher, Mr. McAleer was a consultant at McKinsey & Co., and Founder and CEO of Asymmetry Inc., an enterprise software and services firm.  Earlier in his career, Mr. McAleer led finance activities and corporate development at Fisher Scientific International, and was in CS First Boston's Leveraged Finance and Investment Banking Groups.

Mr. McAleer is a founding member of the advisory board of Nypro, a Jabil company. He holds a B.S. from Middlebury College and an M.B.A. from the Amos Tuck School at Dartmouth College.

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