David Yaches, Co-Founder

David has 20+ years of technology industry experience. Currently, David is SVP, Corporate & Business Development for Aon Cyber Solutions. David was previously Head of Corporate Development at Stroz Friedberg where he led the firm’s mergers & acqusitions and strategic alliances. David previously was VP of Corporate Development at SmartBear Software, a software testing and monitoring company, and before that he was Director at Innovation Advisors, a boutique technology investment bank in NYC.

David started his career at Broadview International (n.k.a. Jefferies) after graduating with a B.A. in International Relations from the University of Pennsylvania. David has worked with past non-profits including Friends of the Israeli Defense Forces (FIDF) and All Hands Volunteers. David helped co-found ReMission Foundation to help support innovation in cancer research that aims to find new ways to treat and even cure cancer.

David lives in Rye Brook NY with his wife Jenna, two children Emma and Sam, and best pal Dexter. David is a lover of all things Apple and an avid golfer.