David joined ZRG Partners in 2006 as a managing director. David brings a tremendous track record and history of success with over 20 years of executive search experience. He has completed over 550 senior level searches ranging from president, CEO, board members to CFO, CIO, COO roles as well as critical middle management functions.
David started in the search field in 1979. He helped build the first boutique executive search firm on Wall Street with many of the major investment banks as clients. David has built a successful practice completing searches in Private Equity and their portfolio companies as well as for profit education including consultants and providers. David is also called upon to consult on corporate leadership issues.
Prior to joining the search world, David began his career in marketing and sales in the northeast for Electronic Data Systems. He spent three years with them before moving on to Financial Industry Systems where he spent two years. During this time David had major account and marketing responsibilities.
Areas of Expertise
Private equity firms and their portfolio companies, for profit education companies, post secondary education, corporate leadership.
David is a graduate of Ball State University and Executive Banking School, ABA, SMU.
Hobbies and Interests
David enjoys baseball, softball, woodworking, carpentry, music and spending time with his children.