WPAOG - On Point Podcast Episode 10
Episode 10 of the On Point podcast is live! On Point is an interview-based podcast is hosted by Eddie Kang, Founder of the Old Grad Club. On this podcast, Eddie talks to veteran business leaders who are captains of industry and pioneers in their field. They are entrepreneurs, executives, financiers, social innovators, and others who made a name for themselves in the military and then took the private sector by storm. In each episode, they share the leadership strategies that got them where they are today, what they are working on now, and where they think the future is headed. Our goal is to bring you actionable insights that you can bring to your own career to improve your performance and increase your impact.
New episodes are released every Wednesday. Episode 10 is with David Kim, Partner and Co-Head of the Investor Relations team at Apax, a private equity firm with $60 billion in assets under management. David, Along with his wife, is also the Co-founder & CEO of Children of Fallen Patriots, a non-profit organization that provides college scholarships to military children who have lost a parent to combat or training.
Prior to joining Apax Partners, David was a Principal at Butler Capital and an artillery officer in the U.S. Army where he graduated from the Army Airborne, Ranger and Jungle Warfare schools. He is a combat veteran of Operation Just Cause.
David graduated in the top 3% of his class from the United States Military Academy at West Point class of 1988, and holds an MBA from the Harvard Business School.
On this episode, David discusses what it takes to work a full-time job and run an impactful charity, why you shouldn’t try to be all things to all people, and how to keep the same level of satisfaction and camaraderie in your post-service life.