David is a seasoned executive with 30+ years of operational experience in leading businesses and enterprise transformations.
He has held several senior executive positions which include Chief Operations Officer at JUUL Labs, Executive Vice President and Group President at Chemtura Corporation, as well as United Technologies Corporation (UTC) where he served in various operations and supply chain roles.
Additionally, he brings private equity industry experience, with TPG Capital and Atar Capital, where he worked directly with portfolio companies to achieve their value creation plans and periodically stepping into C-Suite roles. Major investment engagements included Chobani, Armstrong World Industries, American Tire Distributors, FleetPride, and Valerus Compression Services.
David holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, and a M.S. in Management from Purdue University, Krannert School. He completed the UTC executive and senior executive management programs at the University of Virginia’s Darden Graduate School of Business where he received extensive training commonly known as the Toyota Management System.