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Madison Dearborn Partners LLC

70 W Madison Ste 4600

Chicago, Illinois 60602

United States

Company Description

Madison Dearborn Partners (MDP), based in Chicago, is a leading private equity investment firm in the United States. Since MDP's formation in 1992, the firm has raised seven funds with aggregate capital of approximately $23 billion and has completed appro ... more

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James N. Perry, Jr. James N. Perry, Jr. is a co-founder of Madison Dearborn Partners, a private equity firm based in Chicago. He oversees MDP's investing efforts in the telecommunications, media and technology services industries. Jim currently serves as Vice-Chairman of the Chicago Archdiocese School Board, as well as the Board of Directors of the Big Shoulders Fund and the Advisory Board of Catholic Charities. He served as one of the first-ever lay Board Members of Catholic Relief Services between 2003 and 2009, and he currently now serves on the Catholic Relief Services Foundation Board. Jim was a founding funder of Father Robert Barron's Catholicism documentary series, and he sits on the board of Fr. Barron's WordOnFire digital media evangelization enterprise. Jim also sits on the board Chicago Public Media, as well as the Institute on Religion and Public Life, which publishes First Things. He is a 1982 graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, and he received an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago in 1985. Jim and his wife, Molly, have three children and reside in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Chicago.

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James N. Perry Jr.

Managing Director
Jim Perry is a Managing Director on the MDP Telecom, Media & Technology Services team. Prior to co-founding MDP, Mr. Perry was with First Chicago Venture Capital for eight years. Previously, he was with The First National Bank of Chicago. Mr. Perry concentrates on investments in the telecom, media and technology services sector and currently serves on the Boards of Directors of Asurion Corporation, Centennial Towers, Liquid Web, QuickPlay Media, The Topps Company, Univision Communications, and Chicago Public Media. He is on the Board of Overseers of the University of Pennsylvania School of Arts and Sciences and serves as Vice-chairman of the School Board of the Archdiocese of Chicago.
Education B.A., University of Pennsylvania; M.B.A., The University of Chicago Booth School of Business Perry, James N. Jr.

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Jim Perry

Jim Perry
Managing Director, Madison Dearborn Partners
Jim Perry is a Managing Director at Madison Dearborn Partners and heads MDP's Telecom, Media & Technology Services team. Prior to co-founding MDP, Mr. Perry was with First Chicago Venture Capital for eight years. Previously, he was with The First National Bank of Chicago. Mr. Perry currently serves on the Boards of Directors of Quickplay, Asurion Corporation, MetroPCS Communications, Inc., Sorenson Communications Holdings, LLC, The Topps Company, Inc., Univision Communications Inc., and Chicago Public Radio. Mr. Perry received a B.A. degree from the University of Pennsylvania and an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago.

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Institute Board: Robert Louis Wilken (Chairman), Frederic H. Clark, Elizabeth Corey, Mary Ann Glendon, Russell Hittinger, Colin Moran, David Novak, James N. Perry Jr., Bruce Shaw, Larry A. Smith, George Weigel

James Perry. James Perry is co-founder and managing director of private equity firm Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC. He serves on numerous professional and philanthropic boards, including the school board of the Archdiocese of Chicago.

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James N. Perry Managing Director - Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC

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