Next-Stage Development Group
David A. Eichler
David Eichler is a Principal of Psilos Group Managers, a venture capital firm investing in healthcare related services and information technology companies. Based in New York City, Psilos currently has over $230 million under management and applies their significant entrepreneurial, operating and investment experience to help portfolio companies establish themselves in the market and build their long-term growth potential.
Mr. Eichler has broad experience both in the evaluation and execution of investment transactions, and as an advisor and board member to portfolio companies with a particular focus on strategy, M&A, restructuring, and capital raising transactions. Prior to joining Psilos, Mr. Eichler was an investment banker at Wasserstein Perella & Co., where he worked on numerous mergers and acquisitions and restructuring assignments as a member of the firm's Healthcare Group. Earlier in his career, Mr. Eichler worked as a defense policy analyst for DynCorp, focusing on issues relating to nuclear nonproliferation and export control.
Mr. Eichler earned an MBA from the Darden Graduate School of Business Administration at the University of Virginia, where he received the Faculty Award for Academic Excellence (top 10%). He holds another masters degree in National Security Studies from Georgetown University and an undergraduate degree in Government and International Relations from Cornell University, where he graduated magna cum laude.
David is married with two children.