David Symons is a Director in Strategic Partners, Blackstone’s secondary private fund of funds business, which was acquired from Credit Suisse in August 2013. Mr. Symons focuses on originating, evaluating, structuring and executing secondary private equity transactions including acquisitions of portfolios of limited partnership interests and direct company positions. In addition, Mr. Symons plays an active role in fund management and monitoring of existing investments.
Before joining Blackstone, Mr. Symons spent nine years with Strategic Partners in the Asset Management division of Credit Suisse.
Mr. Symons received a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Economics and Management from Cornell University. Mr. Symons is a member of the executive board of the Cure Breast Cancer Foundation.