David helps start-up and emerging businesses navigate corporate law issues. He specializes in the fast-growing digital technology industry, applying his expertise with blockchain, digital currencies, and smart contracts to develop, structure, and deploy new applications and solutions for his clients. David also has experience assisting seed and growth-stage companies with the development and implementation of go-to-market and regulatory strategies in the medical device and advanced materials industries.
David draws on his past experience as an entrepreneur, which gives him a true appreciation of his clients’ needs, concerns, and dreams for their new entities. Prior to joining Venture Best®, he was co-founder and CEO of Settledge, a company that developed a dispute resolution platform for smart contracts. He also co-founded and served as COO of Agraria Technologies, a venture studio and consulting firm that designed blockchain-based platforms for a range of applications and stakeholder use-cases.
David is also a former Blackstone Fellow with the Blackstone Entrepreneurs Network, where he worked on the formation of several university-affiliated angel investor networks.