David Gowdey joined Jungle in mid-2015 after 3.5 years at TPG Growth, based in Singapore, where he helped build an internet practice within the firm by focusing on internet/digital investments between US$20 and $80 million across the globe. David continues to be a senior advisor to TPG Asia and represents them as a member of the board of directors of PropertyGuru, the largest online real estate portal in SE Asia.
Prior to TPG, David was at Yahoo! Inc for 12 years where he was the Head of International M&A on the Corporate Development team, based initially in Sydney and then in Singapore. In this role, David led all transactions for Yahoo! outside of the U.S., including acquisitions, investments, joint ventures, strategic partnerships and new market development. David represented Yahoo! as a non-executive director on the board of seven companies across the Middle East, India and Australia/NZ.
David serves on the boards of iMoney, Smartkarma, Snapbizz and AI Parc, while working closely with the management teams at Spaceship, iFlix and Abra.