James H. Greene Jr.

True Wind Capital


Mr. Greene is formerly a member of KKR, LLC where he served as the General Partner of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., L.P. (“KKR”).  KKR is a private equity investment firm that makes equity investments on behalf of itself and its investors. These institutional investors include state and corporate pension funds, banks, insurance companies and university endowments. Since KKR’s founding in 1976, it has completed more than 110 transactions involving more than $119 billion of total financing. KKR has offices in New York, Menlo Park and London.

Prior to joining KKR, he was a Vice President of Bankers Trust Company in Los Angeles where he was involved with management buyout financings, merger and acquisition advisory assignments and other corporate finance activities.

Mr. Greene is a member of the Board of Directors of the following companies: Accuride Corporation, Private with public debt (Evansville, IN); Alliance Imaging, NYSE: AIQ, (Anaheim, CA); NuVox Inc., Private (Greenville, SC); Owens-Illinois, Inc., NYSE: OI, (Toledo, OH); Shoppers Drug Mart Corporation, TSE: SC, (Toronto, Canada); and Zhone Technologies Inc., NASDAQ: ZHNE, (Oakland, CA). Mr. Greene is also a Director of the US Lacrosse Foundation, a national organization dedicated to the growth of lacrosse, Co-Chairman of the United Way of the Bay Area’s Alexis de Tocqueville Society and a member of the University of Pennsylvania’s Athletic Advisory Board.

Mr. Greene received his Bachelor of Science – Economics from the University of Pennsylvania in 1972 after growing up in Syracuse, New York.