David W. Barfield

Board Member

David Barfield

David W. Barfield is responsible for the leadership and strategic expansion of BarPellam, Inc., a leading Managed Services Provider (MSP). BarPellam was established in 2015 and is in partnership with UK-based Impellam Group following its acquisition of privately-held Bartech Group, Inc. where Barfield served as President & CEO. 

Recognized by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) and HRO Today as one of the staffing industry’s most influential executives, Barfield leverages innovation, process improvement, supply chain, technology and risk strategy to deliver greater efficiencies, flexibility and control across a range of global talent solutions. Since 2012, David has served as a Board member of Business Leaders for Michigan and on the Board of Directors for The Nature Conservancy, the Detroit Regional Chamber and the National Minority Supplier Development Council, advocating for increased procurement opportunities for African American, Hispanic, Asian and Native American businesses in the global supply chain. 

Barfield earned a B.A. from Georgetown University and MBA from University of Michigan.