About

Founder and Publisher David M. Toll

The PrivateEquityCareer.com membership site is led by David M. Toll, a journalist who’s covered the PE markets for more than 20 years. David served as executive editor of Buyouts Magazine, PE Hub and Venture Capital Journal from 2014 to April 2019. He launched PrivateEquityCareer.com and its companion newsletter Private Equity Career News in May 2019 to help PE professionals find job opportunities, learn new skills, and stay abreast of trends in hiring and compensation—as well as to help talent professionals find diverse hires. He is the author of the book, A Cartoon Lover’s Guide to Private Equity, which you can purchase here. All after-tax profits of his book go to Toigo Foundation, which encourages women and minorities to pursue finance careers.

Director of Research Ryan Hibbison

Heading up research for the PrivateEquityCareer.com membership site is Ryan Hibbison, a journalist who’s covered the PE markets since earning a degree in broadcast journalism from the University of South Carolina. Ryan writes news briefs and feature stories for Private Equity Career News; supervises the collection of data for our Family Office Allocator database; oversees the production of the annual Guide to PE Executive Recruiters; and produces online training videos. Ryan is an NSCA-certified personal trainer and has volunteered as an event coordinator for Artists for Africa.