RJ David is a Principal in the U.S. Equity Opportunity fund, focusing on a broad range of middle market buyout opportunities. Mr. David is based in New York and supports transaction development, deal execution and portfolio management activities.
Prior to joining Carlyle in 2016, Mr. David spent nearly 10 years at Platinum Equity, where he focused on mergers and acquisitions execution and deal origination. Mr. David began his career as an Investment Banking Analyst for Houlihan Lokey.
Mr. David received his BS in business administration from University of Southern California.