Senior Managing Director, Ferguson Partners Ltd.
David Thalhamer is a Senior Managing Director at Ferguson Partners. His principal focus is on all areas of real assets including investment and development, infrastructure and construction. His clients include private equity investors, sponsors, construction companies, developers and financial institutions on a global basis.
Prior to joining Ferguson Partners, David was a Partner in a large global search firm. Previously, David was a Partner in a New York based boutique search firm specializing in the real estate and financial services industries. David began his executive search career at Russell Reynolds Associates in 1997, focused on the real estate and construction industries and co-led its global real estate practice for four years. He was also a member of the firm’s financial officers’ recruiting practice.
Prior to becoming a search consultant, David was a regional manager with Otis Elevator Company where he was responsible for the company’s New York and suburban market new equipment business, overseeing all phases of sales and construction. David began his career at Otis in sales and held progressive positions in operations, account and project management.
David holds a Bachelor of Architectural Engineering Degree from Pennsylvania State University, an M.B.A from Fordham University’s Graduate School of Business Administration, beta gamma sigma and a M.S. in Real Estate Finance and Investment from New York University.