David Erickson

David Erickson

Vice President - CFO Practice

In 2014 David became an Executive Search professional focused on placing CFO’s and Financial Officers. He consistently supports clients' staffing agendas during wide-scale re-engineering efforts, cultural redefinition missions, and challenging business strategies. David has a proven track record of delivering top-quality candidates who clearly make the difference for his clients, ranging from Fortune 500, middle-market, and, most often, Private Equity-backed organizations. His clients and candidates are of utmost importance to him, and he diligently collaborates with them closely listening to their needs.

Beyond CFOs, David’s area of focus includes assisting CFOs in building their teams, covering essential areas such as Financial Planning, Controllership, Financial Reporting, Corporate Development/M&A, Treasury, Tax, and Investor Relations.

The predominant focus of his professional journey has been dedicated to collaborating with and strategically placing individuals within the dynamic landscape of Private Equity-backed enterprises. Throughout his career, David has cultivated a deep understanding of the unique challenges and opportunities inherent in this sector. This specialized experience has not only allowed him to navigate but excel in the intricacies of recruiting. David honed his skills in identifying and securing top-tier talent that aligns seamlessly within the distinct demands and objectives of companies operating within the Private Equity realm.

David’s commitment to this niche domain extends beyond mere familiarity; it encompasses a genuine passion for unraveling the intricacies of Private Equity-backed businesses. This steadfast dedication has afforded him the privilege of building robust relationships with both clients and candidates, enabling him to consistently deliver strategic, high-impact placements that contribute to the success and growth of these ventures. David’s mission is to provide quality and integrity in information and standards to establish true business partnerships with his clients and candidates.

On a personal note, David earned a double major in Political Science and Sociology from the University of Connecticut as a student-athlete. He had the honor of being a two-time captain for UConn’s Varsity Baseball team, played in the Cape Cod Baseball League, and was drafted by the San Diego Padres in 2009

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