About Dave

Senior Financial Executive with a successful track record of leading accounting and finance teams in private equity owned, privately held and publicly traded organizations. Financial leadership experience includes positions of Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Vice President of Finance and Corporate Controller with small and middle market companies with strong focus on metrics, reporting, controls and governance. Industry background includes manufacturing, distribution, building products, professional services, telecommunications and biotechnology. BS and Masters in Accounting, Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with Big Four public accounting and public company experience, including Sarbanes-Oxley.

Dave is currently CFO for a private equity sponsored portfolio of national and regional self-performing providers of multi-site HVAC & Refrigeration equipment maintenance, repair and monitoring services. We service clients in the retail, convenience store, grocery, pet, health and wellness, automotive, distribution, financial services, pharmacy and restaurant markets.

Previously, Dave was VP Finance & Corporate Controller for MW Industries, Inc. (MWI). MW Industries is one of the world's premier manufacturers of products that make machines, engines, and complex sub-assemblies work harder, better, longer, and faster. MWI was owned by Genstar Capital, LLC, a middle market private equity firm, focuses on investments in selected segments of the industrial technology, life sciences, healthcare, financial services and software industries.

Prior to MWI, Dave was CFO of Grenzebach Glier and Associates (GG+A). GG+A is the leading international consultant to fundraising institutions and organizations of all sizes and the foremost authority on fundraising best practices.

Dave was also CFO of ap+m, a stocking distributor for aeroderivative gas turbine engines and Closet Works, the Custom Closet leader in Chicagoland. Both companies are owned by Pfingsten Partners, an operationally focused private equity firm founded in 1989.


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