David Tunnell



San Francisco


Insurance & Insurance Services

David joined H&F in 1994 and is a member of the Investment Committee. He leads the Firm’s efforts to invest in the software and insurance sectors. David is the Chairman of Applied Systems and Kronos, and a Director of Genesys and HUB. He was formerly the Chairman of Activant, GeoVera and Vertafore, and a Director of Arch Capital, Blackbaud, Ellucian, Intergraph, OpenLink, PARIS RE and Sedgwick. Prior to H&F, David was employed by the Banking Group of Lazard Frères & Co. in New York. In addition, David serves as Board Chair of Sugar Bowl Corporation and a Trustee of the Cate School.


Harvard College 
Harvard Business School, MBA