David Schneider is the Senior Practice Director for Private Equity at P&C Global and has made significant contributions to the Firm as a member of the Corporate Performance and Strategy & Innovation practice groups. With a vast industry expertise spanning private equity, financial services, high tech, and professional services, David is a trusted advisor to leading organizations.
Prior to joining P&C Global, David gained valuable experience at two prominent private equity firms, Blackstone Group and KKR. At Blackstone Group, he held a managerial role as an Investment Manager, where he played a key role in deal sourcing, conducting financial analysis, and supporting the execution of investment strategies. Before his tenure at Blackstone Group, David served as a Corporate Development Manager at General Electric, where he played a vital role in identifying and evaluating strategic opportunities for the company. During his time at KKR, David held the position of Associate, contributing to investment evaluations and assisting in portfolio management activities. These experiences at Blackstone Group, KKR, and General Electric provided David with a solid foundation in private equity operations, investment analysis, and corporate development strategies.
Leveraging his expertise, David has since led transformative projects for clients at P&C Global across diverse industries.
David’s educational background is equally impressive. He holds a BA in Economics from McGill University and an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business. In addition, he has earned executive education certifications in Private Equity and Venture Capital from Harvard Business School and in Strategic Financial Analysis from London Business School.
Residing in Toronto with his wife and their children, David finds joy in exploring the world of culinary arts. He is an avid gourmet cook, constantly experimenting with new flavors and techniques to create memorable dining experiences. This passion for gastronomy fuels his creativity and attention to detail, qualities that are reflected in his strategic thinking and problem-solving abilities.
As the driving force behind successful private equity initiatives, David Schneider continues to empower organizations to achieve their goals and unlock their full potential. His expertise and leadership shape the strategies of P&C Global and have a profound impact on the private equity, financial services, high-tech, and professional services industries as a whole.
Corporate Development Manager
KKR & Co.
Stanford Graduate School of Business
Harvard Business School
London Business School
Strategic Financial Analysis