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Kenneth Hao

Kenneth Hao

Chairman and Managing Partner

Ken Hao joined Silver Lake in 2000 and is Chairman and a Managing Partner.

Boards
  • NortonLifeLock
  • ServiceMax
  • SolarWinds

Ken Hao joined Silver Lake in 2000 and is Chairman and a Managing Partner. Mr. Hao currently serves as a director on the boards of portfolio companies NortonLifeLock, ServiceMax and SolarWinds.  He also led the establishment of the firm's offices in Asia and led Silver Lake's investments in Alibaba Group and Ant Financial. Previously, he served as a director of Broadcom, SMART Global Holdings, NetScout Systems and UGS Corp. (acquired by Siemens AG). Prior to joining Silver Lake, Mr. Hao was with Hambrecht & Quist (now part of JP Morgan) from 1990-1999, where he served as a Managing Director. Outside of Silver Lake, Ken serves on the boards of UCSF and Universal Tennis. Mr. Hao graduated from Harvard College with an A.B. in Economics.