David Scheid

Senior Vice President

Mr. Scheid is a Senior Vice President in Houlihan Lokey’s Consumer, Food & Retail Group, primarily focusing on strategic advisory for the restaurant and wine industries. He has worked on a variety of engagements, including sellside and buyside M&A transactions, IPOs, private placements, and debt financings. Mr. Scheid is based in the firm’s San Francisco office.


Prior to joining Houlihan Lokey, Mr. Scheid was a Vice President at Cowen, where he advised middle-market restaurant, specialty retail, apparel, e-commerce, and fitness companies. He also spent several years at Bank of the West and The PMI Group.


Mr. Scheid holds a B.A. from the University of California, Berkeley, and an MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management.


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