David Grimaldi  
Executive Senior Staff
Title: Chief Administrative Officer
Phone: (302)395-5104


David Grimaldi was sworn into office on November 13th 2012 at age 34, making him the youngest CAO in County history. Prior to joining New Castle County, Mr. Grimaldi was the head of US Real Estate for Minmetals, a Fortune 500 Chinese State Owned Enterprise. He served as President of Firestone Hotel Group and led the turnaround and transition of the former Holiday Inn to the Crowne Plaza Wilmington North on Naamans Rd. Mr. Grimaldi served as CFO for the Police Athletic League of Delaware and led its financial turnaround from insolvency to the largest surplus in the organizations history. CAO Grimaldi began his career on Wall Street as a Financial Advisor at Morgan Stanley, where he spent five years and was ranked #1 in his nationwide peer group. He holds a BA in Finance from California State University. 

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