Mr. Kumble is a founding member of Corinthian Capital and was a founding partner of Finley, Kumble, Wagner, Underberg, Manley & Casey where for nearly two decades he specialized in corporate law. In 1986, Mr. Kumble formed Lincolnshire Management, a middle-market private equity firm, with the late Frank C. Wright, Jr., who was the Head of the Special Buyout Finance Division of Manufacturers Hanover Trust Company, and with Peter Van Raalte. Mr. Kumble served as Lincolnshire Management's Chairman from inception until 2005. During his 20 years as Chairman, Lincolnshire completed buyout transactions involving enterprise values aggregating over $1 billion, and it grew to a firm with approximately $900 million of institutional and individual funds under management.

Mr. Kumble has served as a Director of a number of public and private corporations including the Goodrich Investors Group, GIT Realty and Mortgage Investors (REIT), Transcontinental Communications, Southeastern Public Service Co., Cobra Industries, National Airlines, and Lincolnshire Management.

Mr. Kumble served on active duty from 1955 to 1957 as a First Lieutenant in the United States Army, attached to the First Infantry Division and later to the 10th Mountain Division. Mr. Kumble was educated at Yale University (B.A.), and he went on to earn his law degree at Harvard University Law School (J.D.). Mr. Kumble also holds an Honorary LL.D. from Long Island University.

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