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David Wezdenko

Founder and CEO

Since launching Blue Leaf Ventures in 2018, David has been actively building an investment portfolio of diverse, compelling, high growth start-up companies.  Committed to Blue Leaf Venture’s Invest and Partner approach to help these companies achieve success, David provides advice and guidance on critical focus areas including financial management, capital raising, scaling for growth and network building.

David is an innovative, strategic and results-driven C-Suite executive with a proven track-record managing, developing, and transforming infrastructure operations into efficient high impact business enablers.  Prior to founding Blue Leaf Ventures, David held senior executive positions, including COO roles within the J.P. Morgan U.S. Wealth Management and Investment Management businesses.  Additionally, David was CFO and CAO at Evercore Partners, helping to lead that company through a successful IPO.

David is a graduate of Boston College and active in several organizations with missions that focus on education and empowerment for underserved populations in Florida and New York.

Expertise

C-Suite

 

Strategic Planning 

Financial

Technology and Operations

Regulatory and Operational Risk

Infrastructure Design and Re-engineering

Organization Design and Development

People Management and Development

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