Mr. Stiepleman is a founding partner of TPG Sixth Street Partners (TSSP), a global credit and credit-related investment platform with $20 billion in assets under management. He is also a Partner of TPG, the global private equity firm. Prior to joining TSSP, Mr. Stiepleman was a Managing Director and the Deputy General Counsel of Fortress Investment Group and a lawyer at Goldman, Sachs & Co., where he served as counsel to the firm’s Americas Special Situations Group.
Prior to Goldman Sachs, Mr. Stiepleman was a lawyer at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP where he represented corporates, funds and sovereigns in mergers and acquisitions and fund formation in the U.S. and Europe. Mr. Stiepleman received a B.A. in French and Political Science from Amherst College, and a J.D. from Columbia University.