Engel and Associates, LLC
David P. Engel, principal of Engel and Associates, LLC, has more than 30 years of experience in all areas of business management, including operations, acquisitions, divestitures, and financial performance improvement.
Engel and Associates, LLC, founded in 2000, provides management consulting services to both public and private companies. This includes working directly with owners, senior management, and directors to assist in establishing and then implementing a course of action to improve the enterprise. Engel and Associates, LLC also provides advisory services assisting in the development and implementation of plans for a divestiture, acquisition, or other strategic alternatives, such as recapitalization or similar transactions.
Prior to forming his management consulting practice, Engel was President of Airgas Southwest, Inc., where he was responsible for 70 branches and 600 employees in the states of Texas, New Mexico, and Northern Mexico. Airgas Southwest, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG), which is the largest distributor of welding supplies and packaged gases in the United States.
Previously, Engel was Chief Executive Officer and President of Welders Equipment Company, a business in which he was a principal owner.
Engel currently serves on the board of directors and is a member of the audit committee for both Susser Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq: SUSS): First Victoria National Bank and The Fordyce Company. He is an advisory board member to Heldenfel's Enterprises, Inc.
Engel is the immediate past Chairman of the Corpus Christi Regional Economic Development Commission, serves on the board for the Lexington Museum, and is on the Finance and Strategy committee for the CHRISTUS Spohn Health System. He also is a board member of the South Texas Council of the Boy Scouts of America.
Engel received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Southern Methodist University, and he is a graduate of the Harvard University Owner President Management Program.