David Diamond

Global Chief Human Resources Officer

About David

David brings over 20 years of comprehensive experience as a Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO), serving as a strategic business partner within executive leadership teams of private equity-owned and publicly traded companies.

With a strong background in human capital management, David possesses extensive expertise across various HR functions, including Talent Management, Acquisition, Benefits, Compensation, Employee Engagement, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI), Payroll, Learning and Development, and Performance Management. He excels in navigating HR operations within startups to nationwide corporations, driving positive cultural shifts, optimizing total rewards, and nurturing talent in alignment with START’s mission.

David joins START following his 6 years serving as the CHRO at Summit Health/CityMD, a Multi-Specialty and Urgent Care healthcare provider. During his tenure, David led HR initiatives during a period of substantial growth, spearheading the company’s expansion from 1,500 employees to over 13,000 employees and 4,000 providers following a significant investment by Warburg Pincus in 2017.