Lee Hobson (Co-Chair)

Founder at Highside Capital Management

Prior to founding Highside in 2003, Lee Hobson was a partner at Maverick Capital from 1994 to 2003, where he focused on investments in the consumer sector and in Latin America.   Prior to Maverick, he worked with PepsiCo Foods International in finance and new business development, with Goldman Sachs as a corporate finance analyst in New York and with Societe Generale as an analyst in the capital markets group in Paris.  He is a graduate of Princeton University (cum laude) and received an MBA from Harvard Business School.

Mr. Hobson serves as a board member of the University of Texas Investment Management Company (UTIMCO), Children’s Health System of Texas, Dallas Museum of Art, Virginia Theological Seminary, Teach for America of Dallas Fort Worth and Year Up of Dallas Fort Worth.  He is also a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, Dallas Committee on Foreign Relations and is a National Council Member of the American Enterprise Institute.

Mr. Hobson is a member of St. Michael’s and All Angels Church.  He is married and has three children.

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