Dave is an experienced venture investor who works to increase private equity investment in sustainable commerce. At Bio-Logical Capital, Dave advises on all aspects of the company operations, from investments to employees. He is a board member of the Federal Reserve Bank, Portland branch, and co-founder of Equilibrium Capital Group, a private equity investment firm committed to building leading companies for a sustainable future. Prior to Equilibrium, he was a general partner at OVP, founded GeoTrust and the Ascent Group and held senior management positions at companies including Mentor Graphics and McKinsey. Dave also founded Patton Valley Vineyards, a sustainable pinot noir estate winery in Willamette, Oregon. He has a bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of California, Berkeley and a master of business administration degree from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.