David Harry Batchelder founded Relational Investors LLC and RA Capital Advisors LLC.
He is on the board of Lowe's Cos., Inc.
In his past career Mr. Batchelder was Chairman for FeRx, Inc., Principal at RA Capital Advisors LLC, Chairman for Mac Frugal's Bargains Close-outs, Inc., President of Mesa LP, President. Chief Operating & Financial Officer at Mesa Petroleum Co., Director at Allwaste, Inc., Director at Apria Healthcare Group, Inc., Director at Mesa, Inc., Director at Nuevo Energy Co., Director at Santa Fe Pacific Gold Corp., Director at ICN Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Principal at Relational Investors LLC and Audit Manager at Deloitte & Touche LLP.
He received an undergraduate degree from Oklahoma State University.