Our People

David Walsh

Partner, Growth Capital

David Walsh is a partner for Kayne Anderson’s growth capital strategies.

Prior to joining Kayne Anderson in 2010, Walsh worked in corporate finance at Ernst & Young, became a partner in the buyout fund Maiden Lane Associates and acquired a bankrupt technology company, Card*Tel Inc., and later sold the company to Transaction Network Services (TNS), Inc. at ten times return for shareholders. Walsh continued to develop the business for TNS until it was acquired by PSINet. Walsh then started FortuneLinX, a provider of real-time revenue assurance systems to the telecommunications sector, which was acquired two years later.

Walsh earned a B.S. summa cum laude from the State University of New York at Geneseo and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

Current Investments

  • CellTrust
  • Source Intelligence
  • Zafin Labs

Past Investments

  • 3C Interactive (exited: IMIMobile)
  • Andover Healthcare (exited: Milliken & Company)
  • Atlas RFID (exited: Hexagon)
  • Consero (exited: BV Investment Partners)
  • Cryptzone (exited: BC Partners)
  • FaceFirst
  • Search Optics (exited: Advanced Local Media)
  • Starmount (exited: Infor)
  • You.i (exited: AT&T – WarnerMedia)