The Private Company, Managing Partner
David’s career has focused on finance, real estate, asset management and strategy consulting.
Prior to forming the Private Company, David worked for the John Madden Company (JMC), a national full-service real estate development and management company. As CFO, David oversaw all financial operations of the company and was directly responsible for raising over $200 million in debt and equity investments. At JMC, David was involved in property management, leasing, land entitlements and development, serving on various boards and special districts created by the development company.
While at JMC, David also served as Personal CFO to a prominent Denver family, handling personal finances, coordinating the establishment of a charitable foundation, estate plans and trusts; evaluating and monitoring investments in operating companies; managing cash and private banking relationships; and facilitating family meetings and communications.
Prior to JMC, David worked for First Data Corporation, reporting to the Chief Investment Officer in the company’s portfolio management group, which held in excess of $10 billion of bonds and derivative securities. Previously, David worked for the Answerthink Consulting Group, a global strategic advisory firm, providing best practice and transformation consulting services. David began his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers, in the Financial Advisory Services division.
David graduated cum laude with a BS degree from the University of Colorado at Boulder. He earned his MBA, with distinction, from the Thunderbird School of Global Management. David holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation and is a licensed associate broker in the state of Colorado.