Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC - Focus: management buy-outs, growth equity financing, recapitalization and acquisition-oriented financing.


Timothy P. Sullivan

Managing Director


Tim Sullivan is a Managing Director on the MDP Health Care team. Prior to co-founding MDP in 1993, Mr. Sullivan was with First Chicago Venture Capital for four years after having served in the U.S. Navy. Mr. Sullivan has 28 years of private equity experience and currently serves on the Boards of Directors of Kaufman Hall, Option Care, Performance Health, and VWR International, Inc. He also serves on the Boards of Trustees of Northwestern University, Northwestern Memorial Healthcare, The United States Naval Academy Foundation, Stanford Graduate School of Business Advisory Council and The Big Shoulders Fund. Additionally, he serves on the Finance and Investment Committees of the Archdiocese of Chicago and the Investment Committee of Cristo Rey Jesuit High School.


B.S. United States Naval Academy; M.S., University of Southern California; M.B.A., Stanford University Graduate School of Business
Sullivan, Timothy P.