Woody McGee became an Advisory Director to our North America Private Equity team in 2014.
Mr. McGee served as the President and CEO of FleetPride, the largest independent distributor of heavy-duty parts in the US prior to its sale to TPG in December 2012. Prior to joining FleetPride, Mr. McGee was President and CEO of Propex Inc.
His background includes senior management positions at Litton Industries, Western Atlas Inc., H K Systems, Telxon Corporation and several private equity-backed businesses as well as Chief Restucturing Officer for a number of turnaround engagements. Mr. McGee has served on both private and public boards of directors as a member of the Audit Committee, Chairman of the Audit Committee, member of the Compensation Committee and Chairman of the Board. Mr. McGee has a 45-year track record of success in industries such as heavy manufacturing, electronics, telecommunications, industrial automation, light manufacturing, security, wireless mobile computing/software, textile/geo-synthetic fibers and retail consumer products.