Dan Buckman Joins DCA as Senior Associate, and Charlie Wheatley is Promoted to Associate
NEW YORK, NY, October 18, 2016 - Digital Capital Advisors ("DCA") is pleased to announce the hiring of Dan Buckman as Senior Associate and the promotion of Charlie Wheatley to Associate. Dan will be based in the firm's New York City headquarters and further expand its cross-border TMT transaction capabilities.
"We are delighted to have Dan and Charlie join our team," said Jay MacDonald, CEO and Managing Partner of DCA. "Dan's depth of experience and knowledge in both TMT and entrepreneurship aligns seamlessly with our unique focus and approach. Charlie's multi-disciplinary background and keen interest in digital media is an invigorating addition to the firm's endeavors, and the combination of these new hires will offer unparalleled perspective to both the team and our clients."
Dan has spent the past eight years working almost exclusively as an advisor to, or operator within, the technology space. He began his career as a fee-based product analyst with BB&T, before joining the investment banking division of Piper Jaffray. Since then, Dan has advised a wide range of digital media and diversified technology companies on capital raising and M&A activities with Signal Hill and Mooreland Partners. Immediately prior to joining DCA, Dan served as COO of CLIQUED.tv, a social and digital signage solution for retail businesses, where he headed the company’s strategic, financial, and operational functions. Dan holds a B.A. in History and Economics from the University of Virginia and an M.B.A. from the Darden School, University of Virginia.
Charlie has over four years of investment banking experience. Prior to joining DCA, Charlie was an analyst at Wells Fargo Securities where he executed a wide variety of advisory assignments and capital markets transactions for mid and large cap companies across the Industrials sector. Charlie was previously also an analyst at Founders Investment Banking, a boutique M&A firm focused on a multitude of sectors. Charlie holds a dual B.S. in Finance and Economics from the University of Alabama.
About Digital Capital Advisors
Digital Capital Advisors is the premier global investment bank dedicated to serving innovative digital media and technology companies through sell-side and buy-side M&A as well as equity and debt private placements. DCA's global perspective is fostered by the unique composition of its team - CEOs, entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and world-class investment bankers who have helped shape the technology landscape, completing throughout their careers more than 100 transactions with a total deal value of over $75 billion. With offices in NY and Berlin, DCA specializes in cross-border transactions and has unlocked maximum value for clients on deals spanning twenty countries around the world. Its unparalleled operational DNA, global reach, and exclusive focus in the digital ecosystem further enhance its expertise and unify DCA's professionals with their clients.