David A. Barr
Consumer, Industrial and Services
LBOs and Special Situations
David A. Barr is based in New York, joined Warburg Pincus in 2000 and leads the firm’s buyout efforts in the consumer, industrial and services sectors. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Barr was a managing director at Butler Capital, where he focused on consumer and industrial leveraged buyout transactions for more than ten years. Mr. Barr also previously worked at Goldman Sachs. Mr. Barr is a director of Builders FirstSource, CROSSMARK, The Neiman Marcus Group and Total Safety. He also is a director of Good Shepherd Services, a member of the portfolio subcommittee for the Wesleyan University Endowment and a sector group advisor for the New York City Investment Fund. He received a B.A. in economics from Wesleyan University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.