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Karl Peterson


Karl Peterson leads CapitalKP and Peterson Capital Partners, LP, family offices overseeing several public stock investments and numerous private investments. Previously, he was a Senior Partner of TPG and the Managing Partner of TPG Pace Group, TPG’s effort to sponsor SPACs and other permanent capital solutions for companies. After rejoining TPG in 2004, Mr. Peterson led investments for the firm in technology, media, financial services and travel sectors and oversaw TPG’s European operations from 2010 until 2017 and served on the Executive Committee of TPG. Prior to 2004, he was a co-founder and the president and chief executive officer of He led the business from its launch through its sale to InterActiveCorp in 2003. Before Hotwire, Mr. Peterson was a principal at TPG in San Francisco, and from 1992 to 1995 he was a financial analyst at Goldman, Sachs & Co. Mr. Peterson currently serves on the board of Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR), is the Chairman of Accel Entertainment (NYSE: ACEL), and is a director of Vacasa, Inc. (NASDAQ: VCSA) and is non-executive Chairman of TPG Beneficial Finance II (NYSE: YTPG). Mr. Peterson is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame, where he earned a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree with High Honors.