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Eric Leathers
Director
Mr. Leathers was elected to Assurant’s board of directors in May 2018. He is a partner of Further Global Capital Management and serves as a member of its Investment Committee. From 2012 to 2018, he was a Partner of TPG Capital and led the firm’s investment efforts in the financial services sector. He has over 20 years of experience investing across the sector, including in the areas of insurance, asset management, specialty finance and depository institutions. Prior to joining TPG, Mr. Leathers was a Managing Director and Partner with Pine Brook Partners, where he shared responsibility for the management of the firm’s financial services investment activities. Before joining Pine Brook, he was a Partner at Capital Z Financial Services Partners and was responsible for sourcing and structuring investments within the financial services industry. Mr. Leathers began his career in the investment banking division of Donaldson, Lufkin and Jenrette, where he specialized in mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance transactions for financial institutions. Mr. Leathers is currently a director of ProSight Specialty Insurance and has previously served as a director of several privately held and publicly traded companies.