Brad Gevurtz is the Head of Investment Banking for D.A. Davidson & Co. He is on the firm’s Public Equity Commitment Committee and heads both the Private Equity and Fairness Opinion Commitment Committees. Prior to joining D.A. Davidson, Brad worked for over 20 years on Wall Street as a senior banker and in management roles at JP Morgan Chase, KeyBanc Capital Markets, and Broadview Int'l (now Jefferies Broadview). He has significant experience in M&A, private placements, and public offerings, and has worked with clients such as Alltel, AT&T, Cadbury Schweppes, Computer Associates, Comsat, GE, IBM, Toyota, Verizon, and Xerox. Brad is a former board member of Thinking Machines Corporation and a former member of the valuation committee of OVP Venture Partners. He has spoken at industry conferences and has been quoted in numerous publications about corporate finance and M&A issues. Brad has a B.A. with Distinction in Economics from Pomona College, a J.D. from the University of Oregon School of Law, and an MBA with Honors in Finance and Accounting from Columbia University, where he was elected President of the top academic honor society.