David joined Valor in 2018 and serves as a Partner, focusing on active management of portfolio companies in conjunction with existing management teams. His additional responsibilities include investment prospect generation, investment structuring and execution, and due diligence of potential acquisitions. David serves as a member of Valor’s Investment Committee.
David has more than 25 years of executive, sales, investment, and technology industry experience. Prior to joining Valor, David served as Chief Operating Officer of Radius Intelligence. As a senior member of the Executive team and Board member at Radius Intelligence, David was responsible for building the go-to-market, Finance and HR functions of the organization. Previously he held a number of senior executive roles including CEO of Fuze, Inc. and Chief Customer Officer for Yammer, Inc. which was acquired by Microsoft for $1.2B. Post the acquisition of Yammer by Microsoft, David successfully led the acquisition integration efforts for all go-to-market functions between the two organizations. Prior to that, he spent nearly ten years at Salesforce.com where he served in several senior sales leadership roles including Vice President of Vertical Sales.
David has been an active angel investor and board advisor and served as an advisor at Eight Partners. He currently serves on the Boards of Directors of Mode and Addepar. David also serves on the Board for the Center of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Claremont McKenna College.
David holds a B.A. in Economics and Political Science with an emphasis in Law from Claremont McKenna College.