Dan is a Managing Director in Silicon Valley Bank’s Wine Division serving SVB's Premium Winery clientele in Northern California from the Wine Division's Santa Rosa office. In addition to leading a team responsible for servicing a diverse portfolio of premium wine and vineyard clients, Dan led the team which developed SVB Peer Group Analysis, our proprietary wine industry financial benchmarking database.
Dan is a regular speaker on wine business, finance, and banking issues at the Unified Wine and Grape Symposium, UC Davis OIV Wine Marketing Course, and Sonoma State University, and has lectured at Napa Valley College and the Wine Industry Financial Symposium. Dan is a former Board Member of Russian River Valley Winegrowers, and a member of numerous wine industry trade organizations in Napa, Sonoma, and statewide.
Dan holds an MBA in Finance and Management from the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley and resides in Sonoma County.