David Perez serves as Chief Operating Officer of Carroll Organization. David believes that people are one of Carroll Organization’s greatest assets and looks to constantly challenge the organization in its path to be the best for its partners, investors and residents. As part of his duties, he oversees the operational, managerial and support positions for the Company and ensures the effective placement and management of process, technology and data empowering the organization to achieve its business objectives and strategies. He oversees the day to day operations, managing people, mitigating risk and enabling information technology ensuring the Company seeks insights and maintains high standards of professionalism, responsibility and accountability.
David’s performance-driven leadership across operational, strategic and transactional disciplines provides him the ability to leverage unique business acumen across diverse cultures, economies, people and technology. At EY and Houlihan Lokey, combined over eight years, he provided and led financial advisory assignments to cross-industry clients for various purposes (M&A, corporate planning, tax, litigation, etc.). He also spent time performing transactional due diligence as well as working capital advisory. Upon moving to AirServ Corporation as a Sr. Strategic Finance Director reporting to the COO, Mr. Perez supported the operation of a 25-Airport region, which included startups, takeovers, contract bidding and pricing, people management and hiring, budgeting and forecasting, and performance reviews. From there and immediately prior to joining Carroll, David was a leader in the Strategy and Operations practice for Slalom Consulting, supporting efforts around client financial analyses and performance, the impact of changing technology on finance and the business, data and BI business needs and implementation, among others. He has a track record of delivering insights and value to multiple Fortune 500 clients over his career.
Mr. Perez is a graduate of the UGA Terry School of Business with a BBA in Finance and the UGA Institute for Leadership Advancement - Leadership Certificate. He is a 2012 graduate of the LEAD Atlanta Leadership Program, a current member of the Sandy Springs Conservancy and an Eagle Scout.