David E. West
Mr. West is a Managing Director of The Chicago Corporation.

Mr. West has over 25 years of experience providing investment banking and financial advisory services to middle market companies. He has a concentration in advising clients with respect to private market finance transactions at all layers of the capital structure including senior debt, subordinated debt and equity. Dave has assisted clients in raising over $3 billion of private market financings throughout his career.

Prior to joining The Chicago Corporation, Mr. West was a Managing Director with Stout Risius Ross Advisors, LLC primarily focused on providing financial advisory and capital raising services for middle market clients.
Previously, Mr. West held senior level positions with HLHZ, Inc., ABN Amro Incorporated, and A.G. Edwards & Sons, Inc. specializing in private market financings and, in addition, public high yield and convertible securities transactions during his tenure with ABN Amro Incorporated.

Earlier, Mr. West held positions with Merrill Lynch Capital Markets, First National Bank of Chicago and Harris Trust and Savings Bank.

Mr. West received an MBA with concentrations in Finance and Accounting from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business and a B.A in Finance and Business Administration from Lewis University.  
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