David Rader, Principal

David Rader is a Principal at The Lucas Group in the firm’s Private Equity practice. He has advised numerous investors on due diligence and has been involved with a variety of growth and operational improvement initiatives in portfolio companies. Prior to joining the Lucas Group, David served as a consultant for Bain & Company, a leading international strategy consulting firm. David also founded a benefit corporation, BookBugs, which sells children’s books and donates books to kids in need. Previously, David worked for The Walt Disney Company in business development and content distribution.

David earned his M.B.A. from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, and his B.S. from the University of Connecticut.