Hays Lindsley currently serves as Managing Director for both Perot Holdings and PEPI Capital, the two private investment vehicles for Perot Investments which focus on control and non-control investments, respectively. Mr. Lindsley now serves as a member of the GuideIT advisory board providing support with relevant marketplace perspective and insights. Mr. Lindsley began his career with the Perot companies in 1986. He worked at Hillwood for seven years, where he was significantly involved with the AllianceTexas project. Since January 1994, Mr. Lindsley has worked for Perot Investments in the private investment division.
Mr. Lindsley currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors for several private companies where Perot has invested capital, and for one public company, Trupanion, a pet health insurance company. Independent of Perot, he also serves as Chairman and CEO of Higginbotham Bartlett of New Mexico, a privately owned lumber and hardware retailer in West Texas and New Mexico.
Mr. Lindsley previously worked for two years as a tax lawyer at Jenkens & Gilchrist, L.L.P. He graduated cum laude from Vanderbilt University with a BS degree in business and economics in 1980. Mr. Lindsley received a JD/MBA degree from the University of Texas at Austin in 1984. He earned his CPA license in 1986.