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Leonard Green & Partners , L.P.

11111 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 2000

Los Angeles, California 90025

United States

Company Description

Leonard Green ( is one of the nations preeminent private equity firms with over $15 billion of private equity capital raised since inception. Founded in 1989, the firm has invested in 72 companies with aggregate value of over $60 bill ... more

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Employment History

Managing Director

DLJ Merchant Banking Partners


Leslie’s Poolmart , Inc.


Age 48


Board Member
Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation

Board Member

Board Member
Diamond Triumph Auto Glass Inc

Board Member
Liberty Group Publishing Inc.

Board Member
VCA Inc.

Board Member
Rite Aid Corporation

Board Member
Communications & Power Industries , Inc.

Board Member
MEMC Electronic Materials , Inc.

Board Member
Air Lease Corporation

Board Member
Neiman Marcus

Board Member
The Tire Rack Inc

Board Member
Animal Health Company

Board Member
Arden Group , Inc.

Board Member
Phoenix Scientific , Inc.

Board Member
Advantage Sales & Marketing , Inc.

Board Member
J. Crew

Board Member
Asianmedia Group Llc

Board Member

Board Member
Power & Industry LLC

Board Member
Sagittarius Brands

Board Member
Twinlab Corporation

Member and Manager
GEI Capital V , LLC

Board Member
HITS , Inc.

Board Member
Auto Glass , Inc.

Board Member
Lextron , Inc.

Board Member
Antech , Inc.


University of California , Berkeley



University of California at Berkeley

Harvard MBA


Harvard Business School

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John Danhakl

John Danhakl (54). Mr. Danhakl has been a director since 2011. Mr. Danhakl has been a Managing Partner of Leonard Green & Partners, L.P. since 1995. He serves on the Board of Directors of Air Lease Corp., Arden Group, Inc., Horseshows In the Sun, Inc., IMS Health Inc., Leslie’s Poolmart, Inc., Neiman Marcus, Inc., Petco Animal Supplies, Inc. and The Tire Rack, Inc. He previously served on the Boards of AsianMedia Group LLC, Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation, Communications and Power Industries, Inc., Diamond Triumph Auto Glass, Inc., Liberty Group Publishing, Inc., MEMC Electronic Materials, Inc., Phoenix Scientific, Inc., Rite Aid Corporation, Sagittarius Brands, and VCA Antech, Inc. We believe Mr. Danhakl’s qualifications to sit on our Board include his experience as a private equity investor and his experience as a director of numerous privately-held and publicly-held companies.

Week of October 23, 2006 [cached]

"Hedge funds can blow up your company," says John Danhakl of the private-equity firm Leonard Green & Partners. He adds, "Many companies recently purchased by buyout firms are burdened with significantly higher levels of debt than they ever were in the past."

Leonard Green & Partners - John G. Danhakl [cached]

John Danhakl Leonard Green & Partners - John G. Danhakl

Leonard Green & Partners
John G. Danhakl
John Danhakl Managing Partner
John Danhakl, Managing Partner
John joined LGP in 1995.
Previously John was a Managing Director in the Los Angeles office of DLJ, which he joined in 1990, and where he worked extensively with LGP as its lead investment banker.
Prior to DLJ, John was a Vice President in corporate finance at Drexel from 1985 to 1990.
John presently serves on the Board of Directors of Advantage Solutions, CCC Information Services, Inc., Genani Corporation, Insight Global, J. Crew Group, Inc., Leslie's Poolmart, Inc., Life Time Fitness, Inc., Mister Car Wash Holdings, Inc., MultiPlan, Inc., Packers Sanitation Services, Inc., Quintiles IMS Holdings, Inc., and Savers, Inc.
John has served on the board of Air Lease Corporation, Animal Health International, Arden Group, Inc., Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation, Communications & Power Industries, Diamond Triumph Auto Glass, Inc., Liberty Group Publishing, Inc., MEMC Electronic Materials, Inc., Neiman Marcus Group, Inc., Petco Animal Supplies, Inc., Phoenix Scientific, Inc., Rite Aid Corporation, The Tire Rack, Inc., and VCA Inc.
He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of California at Berkeley and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.
Managing Partners John Danhakl, Jonathan Sokoloff

Leonard Green & Partners - Firm Professionals [cached]

John Danhakl

PSSI Announces A Recapitalization Led By Leonard Green & Partners | Harvest Partners [cached]

"PSSI is the clear leader in its market, combining an accomplished management team, an exceptional track record and significant opportunities for continued growth," said John Danhakl, Managing Partner at Leonard Green.

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