David Casares is a Partner with Vicente Capital Partners. He focuses on deal sourcing, execution and monitoring of the firm's portfolio companies, most recently on investments in the business services, technology services and healthcare services sectors. He is a current board member of VXi Corporation, US Dermatology Medical Management, Inc. and board observer for SportsMEDIA Technology Corporation.
Prior to joining VCP, David was a Director at a division of Tyco Fire and Security where he oversaw acquisitions, and subsequently was general manager of a business unit and led the company’s operational improvement initiative across 120 field offices.
Earlier in his career, David was a management consultant with Bain & Co. where he advised senior executives at US and Mexican Fortune 100 companies and private equity firms on growth and operational improvement strategies including Ford Motor, The Carlyle Group and Grupo Liverpool.
David is active on the board of the Los Angeles Fulfillment Fund (supports at-risk public school students with overcoming obstacles to pursue higher education) and is involved as a member of the alumni of the Robert A. Toigo Foundation (supports minorities in finance) and The Giving Spirit (supports the homeless). He is also a board member of LAVA, the Los Angeles Venture Association.
David received his MBA from Harvard University where he was a Robert A. Toigo Foundation Fellow and a bachelor’s degree from Georgetown University where he was a two-sport, NCAA Athlete.