United States Military Academy at West Point, B.S. 1962 - Hockey
Mr. David V. Harkins serves as Managing Director and Vice Chairman at Thomas H. Lee Partners, L.P. Mr. Harkins has been associated with Thomas H. Lee Partners since 1975. Mr. Harkins has also been the President at Thomas H. Lee Advisors and Vice President of THL Equity Holdings III, Inc. Mr. Harkins serves as the Principal Managing Director of TH Lee and Thomas H. Lee Management Company, LLC as well as the President of THL Fund IV Bridge Corp. and THL Investment Management Corp. Previously, Mr. Harkins was employed at TA Associates and Massachusetts Capital Corporation. He was the Principal Managing Director of TH Lee Putnam Capital Advisors, LLC. He served as Chief Executive Officer of CNO Financial Group (Formerly, Conseco) from April 28 2000 to June 28 2000. Mr. Harkins was an Interim Chairman at Conseco Inc. He founded National Dentex Corporation and served as the Chairman since 1982. Mr. Harkins began his career at John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company. He was also employed at John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Co., Investment Arm. Mr. Harkins has been a Director of Syratech Corporation since 1997. He was a Director of National Dentex Corporation, Cott Corporation, Inc. Mr. Harkins was a Director of EquiCredit Corporation, Dunkin’ Brands Inc., Fisher Scientific International Inc., HomeSide, Inc., Freedom Securities Corporation, Stanley Furniture Company, Inc., and Metris Companies Inc. He was a Director of Tucker Anthony Sutro and First Alert Inc. Mr. Harkins served as a Director of Nortek Inc. since August 27, 2004. Mr. Harkins established the David and Sheryll Harkins Fund for Genitourinary Oncology at Dana Farber Cancer Institute in April 2004. Mr. Harkins serves as a Member of the Board of Trustees of Dana Farber. He also serves on the President’s Council at Massachusetts General Hospital. He has over 30 years experience in the investment and venture capital industries.