Digital Capital Advisors Announces the Hire of Gareth Davies for Entrepreneur in Residence
NEW YORK, NY, January 24, 2018 - Digital Capital Advisors (“DCA”) is pleased to announce the addition of Gareth Davies as Entrepreneur in Residence. A seasoned entrepreneur in the space of Data and Identity Resolution, Gareth will focus on extending DCA’s Data, Artificial Intelligence and Marketing Technology footprint, in addition to supporting the firm’s West Coast expansion.
DCA’s CEO and Managing Partner Jay MacDonald remarked, “Having worked at Google/DoubleClick and subsequently having founded, led and exited Adbrain, Gareth’s first-hand insights will be uniquely valuable to all our clients and portfolio companies and are super additive to DCA’s already deep bench.”
Gareth Davies added, “I’m thrilled to be joining Jay and the team at Digital Capital Advisors. Having worked closely with DCA, their depth of domain expertise and unwavering commitment to supporting the entrepreneur and founding team stand them apart from the broader investment banking community, and I’m honored to help extend their brand and services to San Francisco and beyond.”
Gareth is a recognized leader at the intersection of Data, AI and Marketing Technology. Previously, he was Founder & CEO of Adbrain, an award-winning enterprise identity resolution company, acquired by The Trade Desk, Inc (NASDAQ: TTD). Gareth brings over a decade’s experience in senior operational roles at companies including Google, DoubleClick and Somo. Gareth is a member of the Interactive Advertising Bureau’s Mobile Council, San Francisco tech entrepreneur group GBX and Tech London Advocates, championing entrepreneurship and growth in the UK - in addition to being an active advisor across a number of high growth data and AI businesses. In 2017, The American Marketing Association named Davies ‘4 under 40’ in recognition of his contribution to innovation within the Marketing Technology vertical.
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 New York City, San Francisco 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.