Kevin R. Burns

Chief Executive Officer at JUUL Labs, Inc.

Kevin R. Burns

Kevin R. Burns

Chief Executive Officer at JUUL Labs, Inc.

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Career Highlights

Chobani LLC
Westinghouse Security Systems
JUUL Labs, Inc.

RelSci Relationships

792

Number of Boards

17

Birthday

1965

Age

53

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Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at TreeHouse, Inc.

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Senior Vice President of Finance & Chief Financial Officer at Copart, Inc.

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Principal at TPG Capital LLC

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Senior Advisor at TPG Capital LLC

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Former President, Chief Executive Officer & Director at Isola Group SARL

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Former Senior Advisor at Azalea Capital LLC

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Vice President at TPG Capital LLC

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Managing Director & Co-Portfolio Manager at Oaktree Capital Management (Private Equity)

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Executive Director at National Hockey League Coaches Association

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Group President-North America Fuel Businesses at FleetCor Technologies, Inc.

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Kevin R. Burns
Chief Executive Officer at JUUL Labs, Inc.
Education
BS in Mechanical & Metallurgical Engineering

The University of Connecticut (UConn) is a public research university in Connecticut. Known as a Public Ivy,[3] UConn was founded in 1881 and is a Land Grant and Sea Grant college & member of the Space Grant Consortium. The institution serves more than 30,000 students on its six campuses, including more than 8,000 graduate students in multiple programs.[4] UConn's main campus is in Storrs, Connecticut. The university's president is Susan Herbst.[5] UConn is one of the founding institutions of the Hartford, Connecticut/Springfield, Massachusetts regional economic and cultural partnership alliance known as New England's Knowledge Corridor. UConn is a member of Universitas 21, a global network of 24 research-intensive universities, who work together to foster global citizenship and institutional innovation through research-inspired teaching and learning, student mobility, connecting students and staff, and promote advocacy for internationalisation.[6] UConn is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.

MBA

The Wharton School is the business school of the University of Pennsylvania, an Ivy League university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Wharton was the world’s first collegiate business school and the first business school in the United States. It was established in 1881 through a donation of Joseph Wharton.

Career History
Chief Executive Officer
2017 - Current

JUUL Labs, Inc. is an American private company located in San Francisco, CA, that designs and manufactures cigarette alternatives. It was founded by James Monsees. Kevin R. Burns has been the CEO since 2017.

Partner-in-Charge of Manufacturing & Industry Sector, Operations Group
Prior - 2015

Founded in 1992, TPG specializes in recognizing value – or the potential for value – where others do not. Our contrarian philosophy, global reach, and deep investment and operational expertise set TPG apart from other firms. Our complementary asset classes offer a unique investment platform. TPG has an extensive global network and long-standing, on-the-ground presence in critical markets. TPG has built a strong international presence with 17 offices in 10 countries. We were one of the first U.S.-based private investment firms to establish significant operations in Asia and Europe, in 1994 and 1995 respectively.

President, Chief Operating Officer & Director
Prior

Chobani LLC manufactures, produces and sells yogurt products. The firm offers its products in fruit flavors including banana, apricot, blackberry, back cherry, watermelon, kiwi, apple cinnamon and blueberry. The company was founded by Hamdi Ulukaya in 2004 and is headquartered in Norwich, NY.

Boards & Committees
Director
2009 - 2014

American Tire Distributors, Inc. distributes tires and related products. The firm carries tires for passenger vehicles, pick-up trucks, sport utility vehicles, tractor-trailers, buses, commercial applications, farm machinery, and specialty and recreational vehicles. The company was founded in 1935 and is headquartered in Huntersville, NC.

Director
2009 - 2014

Armstrong World Industries, Inc. engages in the design, manufacture, and trade of commercial and residential ceiling, wall, and suspension system solutions. It operates through the following segments: Americas; Europe, Middle east, and Africa; and Pacific Rim. It sells its products under the following brands: Armstrong, BioGuard, Calla, Cirrus, Cortega, Dune, Huiyi, Humiguard, Infusions, Lyra. MetalWorks, Optima, Perla, Soundscapes, Total Acoustics, Ultima, and WoodWorks. The company was founded by Thomas M. Armstrong in 1860 and is headquartered in Lancaster, PA.

Director
2009 - 2011

Graphic Packaging Holding Co. provides paper-based packaging solutions for a variety of products to food, beverage and other consumer products companies. It also produces folding cartons, kraft paperboard, coated-recycled boxboard and multi-wall bags. The company operates through the following business segments: Paperboard Mills, Americas Paperboard Packaging, and Europe Paperboard Packaging. The Paperboard Packaging segment includes the seven North American paperboard mills which produce coated unbleached kraft paperboard and coated-recycled paperboard. The Americas Paperboard Packaging segment includes paperboard folding cartons sold primarily to consumer packaged goods companies serving the food, beverage, and consumer product markets primarily in the Americas. The Europe Paperboard Packaging segment includes paperboard folding cartons sold primarily to consumer packaged goods companies serving the food, beverage and consumer product markets in Europe. Graphic Packaging Holding was founded on June 21, 2007 and is headquartered in Marietta, GA.

Political Donations
$50K
2012
$500
2011

Senior Provost & Chief Executive Officer, Touro University Western Division at Touro College

$1,000
2009

Chief Executive Officer, Newtv at Wndrco Fund

Transactions
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TPG Capital LLC purchases American Tire Distributors Holdings, Inc. from Greenbriar Equity Group LLC, Berkshire Partners LLC, Investcorp Bank, Brown Brothers Harriman & Co.

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TPG Capital LLC purchases Armstrong World Industries, Inc.