David S. Habachy

  • Managing Director
  • Energy
  • Houston

David S. Habachy is based in Houston, joined Warburg Pincus in 2017 and is a member of the firm’s Energy team. Previously, he was a Managing Director and a member of the Investment Committee of the Kayne Anderson Energy Funds. Additionally, while at Kayne Anderson, Mr. Habachy served on numerous boards of oil and gas upstream E&P and midstream companies in the U.S. and Canada from 2008 to 2017. Prior to entering into private equity in 2008, he spent 10 years in asset management, operations and consulting in the upstream E&P business, starting his Petroleum Engineering career at Arco/Vastar in 1998. He is a Director of Ridge Runner Resources, LLC; Stronghold Energy II Holdings, LLC; and Tall City Exploration III LLC. Mr. Habachy holds a B.S. in Chemical Engineering and an M.B.A. degree with George Kozmetsky highest honors distinction from The University of Texas at Austin.