Director and Chairman of the Board, Co-Chief Executive Officer, Co-Chief Investment Officer of the Adviser
Joshua Easterly was appointed the Co-Chief Executive Officer of TSLX in December 2013, joining Michael Fishman. Prior to his appointment, Mr. Easterly served as a Vice President of the Company, and has served as Director and Chairman of the Board since March 2011. Mr. Easterly is a TPG and TPG Special Situations Partners (“TSSP”) Partner and the Co-Chief Investment Officer of the Adviser. Between 2008 and 2010, he was a Managing Director at Goldman, Sachs & Co. in the Americas Special Situations Group, which invested Goldman’s capital in both the public markets and private transactions in distressed and special situations. Between 2006 and 2008, he served as a Director, Management Committee Member and Co-Head of the Goldman Sachs Specialty Lending Group. Prior to joining Goldman, Sachs & Co. in March 2006, Mr. Easterly was Senior Vice President, Northeast Regional Originations Manager at Wells Fargo Foothill, the $8 billion commercial finance company of Wells Fargo and Company. Mr. Easterly graduated from California State University, Fresno with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, magna cum laude. Mr. Easterly’s depth of experience investing in a variety of distressed and special situations transactions as well as his extensive knowledge of the business and operations of TSSP provides the Board with valuable insight and expertise.