David Goad, an Associate in Corporate Development at Echo Health Ventures, is focused on driving innovative corporate development opportunities in partnership with our parent companies. David works closely with Echo’s portfolio company Kyruus and helped facilitate the HealthSparq transaction. David’s prior experience includes supporting strategic initiatives through the finance department at Cambia Health Solutions.
Before joining Echo, David held corporate development roles at a publicly traded life sciences company and a privately held early childhood education company, where he focused on corporate strategy, sourcing, and executing transactions. David holds an MBA from Washington State University and Bachelors (Finance) degree from Towson University.
David lives in the Portland, Oregon area with his wife and three children. As a family, they like to explore the mountains, rivers, and beaches that the area offers.