Stanford Medicine Children’s Health Names Jonathan Coslet New Board Chair

For release: January 1, 2022

Jonathan Coslet, Chair of Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford Board of Directors
Jonathan Coslet

STANFORD, Calif. – Jonathan Coslet, vice chairman and senior partner of TPG Global, has been named chair of the Stanford Medicine Children’s Health–Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford Board of Directors. His term began Jan. 1.

Coslet brings decades of experience as a leader in private equity management

Coslet succeeds Jeff Chambers, who served on the hospital board from 2010 to 2021 and held the position of chair for five years. Coslet was first elected to the hospital board in January 2009 and served until December 2017. He was reappointed to the board in January 2019. Coslet also sits on several other boards at Stanford, including the Board of Fellows for Stanford Medicine, the Advisory Board for the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research, and the Advisory Council of the Hamilton Project. Previously, he served on the Harvard Business School’s Board of Dean’s Advisors and the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco’s Economic Advisory Council.

Coslet joined TPG at its inception in 1993. Prior to joining TPG, he worked at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette from 1991 to 1993 and at Drexel Burnham Lambert from 1987 to 1989, where he specialized in leveraged acquisitions.

“Jonathan’s strategic guidance and wise counsel has been invaluable,” said Paul A. King, president and CEO of Stanford Children’s Health. “We value his dedication to Stanford and his commitment to improving the lives of children and their families.”

Coslet earned his MBA from Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration, where he was a Baker Scholar and a Loeb Fellow. He received his BSE in Economics (Finance) from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, where he was valedictorian, summa cum laude, a Gordon Fellow, and a Steur Fellow.

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