James H. Hance, Jr.
Mr. Hance is a Senior Advisor at Carlyle and a member of the Board of Directors of our general partner. Mr. Hance joined Carlyle in 2005 and has worked primarily in our Global Market Strategies segment and the financial services sector.
Prior to joining Carlyle, Mr. Hance served as Vice Chairman of Bank of America from 1993 until his retirement in 2005 and served as Chief Financial Officer from 1988 to 2004. Before joining Bank of America, Mr. Hance spent 17 years with Price Waterhouse (now PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP). He is currently a director of Acuity Brands Inc. Mr. Hance is a former Director at Ford Motor Company, Sprint Nextel Corporation, Morgan Stanley, Duke Energy Corporation, Cousins Properties and Parkway, Inc..
Mr. Hance serves as Emeritus Trustee on the Board of Trustees at Washington University in St. Louis and as Chairman of the Board of Trustees at Johnson & Wales University in Providence, RI. Mr. Hance graduated from Westminster College and received an MBA from Washington University in St. Louis. He is a certified public accountant.