David’s financial advisor career began in 2011. He focuses on providing retirement planning, education, estate planning and cash management and investment advice for business owners, professionals, and their families. As a former business owner and entrepreneur for 14 years, David fully understands the ongoing challenges and time constraints faced by a business owner or an executive. His focus is to help you to manage your needs and goals and the financial aspects of your life, both personal and business related.
Prior to becoming a financial advisor, David had a successful career in the technology sector. In 1992, he co-founded a software development company (Validio Software). Under his leadership, the company grew to 400 employees and in 2008, it was successfully acquired by a large outsourcing firm. As one of the company accomplishments, Validio Software was included 5 times onto the list of Fastest Growing Companies in State of Washington, published by the Puget Sound Business Journal.
David was raised in St. Petersburg, Russia and moved to USA in 1979. His academic training includes an undergraduate degree from the University of Economy and Finance in St. Petersburg, Russia. He now resides in Bellevue, WA with his wife Inna of 24 years, and two sons Arni (26) and Benjamin (16). David enjoys running, reading, photography, lifelong learning and international travel. He is an active member of the Bellevue Chamber of Commerce, ProClub in Bellevue and Columbia Tower Club.