David brings more than 20 years of experience as a crossover private equity/public market investor. Prior to joining HGGC, David independently pursued a wide range of private equity and public stake investment opportunities requiring a differentiated approach through Arrowhead Holdings LLC. From 2006 to 2012, David was an Investment Partner at Blum Capital Partners, a San Francisco-based mid-market investment firm focused on a crossover approach encompassing long-term minority stakes in public companies and private equity. Previously, he spent two years as a Partner at Standard Pacific Capital, a public equity investment firm, and seven years as a Director and Principal at global private equity firm KKR beginning in 1995. Prior to his investment career, he was a management consultant at McKinsey & Co. and an investment banker at Hambrecht & Quist. David has served on numerous corporate boards during the course of his career, and he also serves on the Board of Trustees of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, the Hamlin School, and Cathedral School for Boys.
- Role Executive Director
- Joined 2017
- Education M.B.A. with High Distinction from Harvard Business School, A.B. in Economics from Harvard College