Dave is acting as a consulting and advisor focused on growth acceleration, specialty pharmacy and acquisition strategies. Mr. Valaer provided bridge financing to ensure the ShiftRx transition was successful. David Valaer also leads the ShiftRx flexible deal-by-deal funding, investor relationships and underwriting process.
MBA complimented by over 20 years M&A and corporate experience as CEO, President, CFO, private equity investor and investment banking advisor to various companies with a dramatic increase in EBITDA and shareholder value. Sold first 100% owned company for several times investment, achieved “Top Gun” F-16 fighter pilot status, and obtained three undergraduate degrees in four years through being a decisive, intuitive, common sense, focused, and inspiring team building leader.
Mr. Valaer sits on several boards, advisory boards and acts as a strategic consultant. David takes an active role within investment companies including but not limited to the following executive positions Hawaiian Falls, Senior Vice President; Erickson Aircrane, Senior Vice President Sales & Marketing; Private Equity Investor; Chief Executive Officer Simplex Aerospace; Chief Financial Officer Schaeff Manufacturing; Litigation Consulting Practice Manager Williams and Company; United States Air Force, F-16 and A-7 Pilot/Captain; and Senior Consultant Coopers & Lybrand.
Mr. Valaer has BS degree from the University of Oregon in Finance and Psychology and MBA from University of Texas at Austin.