David Hain
Partner Management and Board Member

David Hain is the Founder and CEO of Gotham Growth Group, an international  Corporate Development advisory firm (partnerships, joint ventures, M&A, financing, etc.) with particular focus on the human capital software industry.  Mr. Hain is a highly energetic and successful business leader with diverse experience driving profitable growth in challenging, competitive and volatile markets.  

Prior to Gotham Growth Group, Mr. Hain was the CEO and Chairman of the Board of HR Technologies, Inc. - A venture-backed human capital software and services company that was renamed as Inscope and sold to Vurv (later sold to Taleo which was later sold to Oracle).  MR Hain also started, built and sold a sales training firm, Peak Performance Concepts. 

Mr. Hain was also a founder and/or co-founder of several businesses and business units for global 1000 companies.  In addition to founding and selling several ventures in the Talent Management industry, Mr. Hain also served in senior management, business development and sales capacities for several global 2000 companies including Veba Ag, Univar and Chemical Leaman, Inc.  Mr. Hain played a key role in formalizing several business units, opened the Mexican market, as well as growing a National Accounts program for Veba Ag’s US unit to leverage a large slate of acquisitions in the US.    

In additional to his work on 6 corporate boards, Mr. Hain is an active non-profit supporter:  The Ardrossan Beagles, The Nasana-Kiboga Africa project, The Church of the Redeemer in Bryn Mawr and the Radnor Hunt Steeplechase Races which raises funds for the Brandywine Land Conservancy.