Dan leads the Private Equity and Venture Capital group at Woodruff Sawyer. An expert in management liability risks, including directors & officers liability, Dan has worked directly with Private Equity and Venture Capital Firms and their Portfolio Companies for over a decade. In addition to leading the group, he works closely with his clients to provide guidance on risk mitigation and risk management solutions, including insurance. Dan also negotiates directly with insurance carriers to customize and place insurance programs that meet the risk transfer needs of his clients. Prior to joining Woodruff Sawyer, Dan was a sergeant with the United States Marine Corps.
Dan is a graduate of the University of California, Davis.
Here we explore the traditional methods available to startups for obtaining growth capital including their pros and cons and delve into a new solution for some of the challenges associated with the traditional equity and debt strategies.