Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation

David is the global co-head of investor relations for Apax Partners, a leading global private equity investment firm operating across the United States, Europe, Asia, India and Latin America.  Founded in 1983, Apax is one of the largest private equity firms in the world having raised over $40 billion in capital to provide long-term equity financing to growth companies around the world.  David has been with Apax since 2000 and is responsible for fund raising and investor services in North and South America as the firm invests its latest pool of investment capital which is $7.5 billion in size.  He has been in the private equity industry since 1994.

David is an honors graduate at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and the Harvard Business School. He also served as an artillery officer in the U.S. Army where he participated in Operation Just Cause in Panama in 1989 with the 7th Infantry Division.  David is a graduate of the U.S. Army Airborne and Ranger Schools and completed the New York City Marathon and Triathlon. He is married and has four children.  His wife Cynthia serves as the volunteer Programs Director for Fallen Patriots.