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David Novak
Co-President at CD&R


Function: Investment, Management Committee

Role: Management Committee

Location: Europe

Mr. Novak has been with CD&R for 23 years and is a member of the Investment Committee. Based in London, he is responsible for the Firm’s European business and international activities. Mr. Novak has been actively involved in CD&R’s investments in B&M Retail, BCA, Belron, BUT, Kalle Group, Mauser Group, Motor Fuel Group, SOCOTEC, and Westbury Street Holdings, and played a key role in many others. Previously, he worked in the private equity and investment banking divisions of Morgan Stanley.

Current CD&R Directorships: BUT, Huntsworth, Kalle Group, Motor Fuel Group, Westbury Street Holdings

Education: Harvard Business School (M.B.A.), Amherst College

Agenda Sessions

  • Investing in Turbulent Times