Neale Attenborough is a Managing Director of Golden Gate Capital, where he has been engaged since 2005. Mr. Attenborough focuses on investments in the broader consumer sector. Prior to his current role, Mr. Attenborough served as an Operating Partner to the Firm and as Chairman and CEO of portfolio company, Orchard Brands. Prior to joining Golden Gate Capital, Mr. Attenborough was a Partner at Westways Ventures, an operating venture partnership focused on the consumer and health care sectors during which time he also served as CEO of Medpearl, Inc. and co-founded Physician’s Dialysis LLC, and he held general management and senior marketing roles at Genesco, Boston Whaler, and Northstar Navigation Technologies. He began his career in brand management at Procter & Gamble. Mr. Attenborough has an MBA from Harvard Business School (with Distinction) and a BA in Economics from the University of Michigan (with High Honors).