Chairman, HighPost Management Company
Chairman, HighPost Investment Committee
Chairman, HIPstr Investment Committee
David has considerable experience as an investor in the consumer private equity industry. In 1998, David created a partnership with the late Mark McCormack of IMG, the world’s premier sports marketing & management company. Together they founded Sports Capital Partners, the first institutionally managed sports media and sports investment fund. David also created the private equity fund group, Falconhead Capital, which focused on similar areas of investing as well as the broader consumer sector. Prior to that, he started his career with Whitehall Financial Group in 1993, where he rose to the position of Vice Chairman. In 2019, David co-founded HighPost Capital, where his mission is to lead and build the organization into one of the world’s premier modern investment firms focused on the consumer and consumer technology sectors.
David is a member of the Development Board of the University of Texas, a Trustee of the Silver Shield Foundation and a Trustee of the Weizmann Institute of Science. He has also served as a Board Director of the NY Fund for Public Health, the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and was a Vice Chairman of the 2014 NY/NJ Super Bowl Host Committee. Previously, he was Chairman of the Falconhead Charitable Foundation and has served on the boards of Centr, LLC; Airhead Sports Group, LLC; ESPN Classic Sports, Europe; Maritime Telecommunications Network, LLC; National Power Sport Auctions, LLC; NYDJ Apparel Company; ESCORT Holdings, LLC; Competitor Group, LLC; Bollé Inc.; Rita’s Italian Ices, LLC; GPSi Holdings, LLC & Multi-Flow Industries, LLC.
David received a BA in Economics from the University of Texas at Austin.