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David Benjamin

Senior Advisor



David is a Senior Advisor at TRC, and is involved in both Firm client development and client service.  He has over 30 years of consulting and management experience working in sectors including B2B food service, software/IT, digital marketing/media, and financial services.  His primary focus has been growth strategy and operations including work in the US and in Europe.  Prior to joining TRC, David was the Operating Partner for a family office focused on acquiring and growing software and services businesses in the global foodservice equipment and healthcare sectors.   Prior to his work with the family office, David was the President of a mid-sized technology consulting company after they acquired Charter Consulting, the growth and operations consulting firm that he founded and grew.   Prior to that firm, David was a Partner in the business consulting practice at Ernst & Young, following 4 years at McKinsey and after starting his career at Andersen Consulting (now Accenture).

David and his wife, Kim, have three children and a number of dogs, usually including one or more fosters.  He continues to have a fine career as a hockey dad, including roles as a dedicated college and high school spectator, a semi-professional equipment manager, and, at times,  an amateur Uber driver.

David earned a BA in Economics and Applied Mathematics at Grinnell College, and has an MBA in Finance and Marketing from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business