Dinakar Singh is the Founding Partner of TPG-Axon, a leading global investment firm. Through offices in New York, London, Hong Kong and Tokyo, TPG-Axon invests across global markets and asset classes. The firm was founded by Mr. Singh in late 2004, in partnership with TPG Capital. He was previously a partner at Goldman Sachs, where he was co-head of the Principal Strategies department. During his 14 years at Goldman Sachs, he served on a number of the firm’s key leadership committees, including the Securities Division Operating Committee, Risk Committee, Partnership Committee, and Asia Management Committee. He serves on the Yale University Investment Committee, Trilateral Commission, and the Boards of the New York Public Library, Columbia University Medical Center, The Rockefeller University and Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. He is the founder, with his wife, of the Spinal Muscular Atrophy Foundation.