David is a seasoned finance executive with years of experience managing global accounting operations with complex financial accounting systems. His professional success is based on personal and professional integrity, rigorous ethical standards and deep knowledge of U.S. accounting standards.
David has used his expertise to assist businesses in resolving complex issues that include cost reduction, development of key performance indicators, implementation of integrated financial systems, accounting process improvements, budgeting and cash forecasting.
Starting his finance career with seven years at the big four public accounting firm KPMG, David transitioned into industry and gained significant experience in corporate tax compliance and planning. He then worked as a Corporate Controller with large international manufacturing companies. His primary accomplishments included implementing modern financial systems such as Oracle's ERP software and shortening key reporting cycles through improved efficiencies. Also, as a Business Consultant for a private manufacturer, he acted in an interim CFO capacity, assisting the company during a period of significant growth.
David holds a BS in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He and his wife recently relocated to Seattle and are looking forward to volunteering in the community and taking advantage of the amazing outdoor activities.