Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and Secretary
Mr. Farnell assumed the role of Chief Administrative Officer of Nexeo Solutions in December 2016 and has served as the Company’s Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer since August 2011. Additionally, he has served as the Company’s Vice President and Secretary since February 2011. Prior to Nexeo Solutions, Mr. Farnell served as legal counsel for TPG from 2006 to 2011 and was a corporate attorney with the law firm of Weil, Gotshal & Manges, LLP in Dallas, Texas, from 1998 through 2006. Mr. Farnell served as a Member of the Board of Directors for British Vita Group S.a.r.l., a TPG portfolio company, from October 2006 through February 2013. Mr. Farnell received his J.D. and M.B.A degrees from Southern Methodist University, where he was a member of the SMU Law Review, and his Bachelor of Arts degree from Trinity University.