David PerottiOperating Partner
David is an Operating Partner at Align Capital Partners and works with the investment team and portfolio company management on growth initiatives and operational priorities.
Prior to joining Align, David was CEO of eRecruit, a high growth private equity-backed software as a service (SaaS) company. During David’s tenure at eRecruit, the company achieved significant growth (100%+ revenue CAGR) and successfully exited to another financial buyer. Prior to eRecruit, David served as a senior executive at another private equity-owned company, Allegro Development, that grew organically at a 60% CAGR to approximately $100 million in revenue before a successful exit.
David’s experience throughout his career has been at the nexus of B2B business service and technology companies. Prior to Allegro Development, David spent 6 years at Electronic Data Systems (EDS), a global technology services outsourcing company. While at EDS David was promoted into successively larger executive roles, including Chief Operating Officer of a business process unit, head of global account start-ups, and was selected as a member of the EDS Operations Committee. David started his career with Booz Allen Hamilton and A.T. Kearney as a management consultant focused on operations improvement.
David earned his BA in International Relations from The College of William and Mary and an MBA from the McCombs School of Business, University of Texas at Austin.
Outside of work, David and his wife Dawn try to shepherd their three boys. In his free time, David can be found outside watching his boys play sports or participating in tennis, hunting, and fishing with the Perotti clan.