TPG Capital has appointed Zubin Irani to managing direct in its operations group in Asia-Pacific. He will relocate to the company’s Singapore office from New Delhi, India.
In his new role, Irani will aim to build out the firm’s operations and boost talent management and performance across the firm’s various portfolios, the company said in a statement.
“His extensive hands on operational expertise will further strengthen our existing in-house operations team,” said Ben Gray, managing partner and co-head of TPG Asia.
Over the last nine years, Irani held senior positions at United Technologies Corp. In his most recent role, he served as president, building & industrial systems and country head for India.
Before joining United Technologies, he spent six years with McKinsey.
Irani is a graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur.