Dave Alter joined Austin Ventures in 2007 and focuses on Texas Middle Market investments. Prior to joining Austin Ventures, Dave was an investment banker at Greenhill & Co., where he was a founding member of the firm’s Dallas office and advised energy and power clients on M&A transactions and other strategic advisory assignments. Previously, Dave was an analyst in the Global Mergers & Acquisitions Group at UBS Investment Bank.
Dave received an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and holds a BBA with high honors from the Business Honors Program at the University of Texas at Austin. Dave is the past Chairman of Hand to Hold, a nonprofit organization that provides navigation resources and support programs to families who have a child in the NICU. He is also the founder and a member of the Board of Directors of the Texas Lacrosse Alumni Association.
Asset International is a B2B information and technology company in the finance vertical which is transforming smaller traditional companies it has acquired into a high growth global business with a diverse set of new revenue streams: electronic data, tools, online media, research, and events. Formed through a series of seven acquisitions, the formation of the company itself was a bold move in 2009, a year during which the financial information sector was highly out of favor due to the financial crisis.
BenefitMall, the leader of integrated employee benefit solutions, provides industry leading technology and a national network of local offices that support the Broker distribution channel. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas and in business for more than 30 years, BenefitMall is the nation's largest general agency.
CompuPay, A BenefitMall Company, is a dynamic, growing payroll company that fosters a truly rich corporate culture. Unique aspects of the CompuPay culture include our open door policy, compassion for fellow employees and the communities in which we serve and our commitment to provide our internal and external clients with the very best in client services - what we call extreme service!
Delta Rigging & Tools, Inc. is one of the largest US providers for both sales and rental of rigging and lifting products, tools, and services. Delta offers a complete portfolio of lifting solutions, including hoists, winches, wire rope, wire and synthetic slings, accessory parts, and hardware as well as testing, inspection, and field service, and rental of lifting equipment and tools.
Emerus represents a compassionate, efficient and patient-centered approach to the delivery of emergency medical care. By very careful design, we have created a special place where you and your family can count on us to provide the highest level of care when seconds count.
ENTACT was established in 1991 in Dallas, Texas and founded on the belief that regulatory compliance, technical excellence, safe field performance, and sound business practices are all necessary to deliver outstanding projects. ENTACT is the largest national provider of environmental remediation services to the private industry and our twenty year growth has been achieved through quality performance and organic expansion. Our goal is to be the leading global provider of innovative, cost-effective, safe and sustainable environmental solutions.
Univar is one of the world's leading distributors of industrial and specialty chemicals. Univar represents over 3,500 chemical producers and provides its customer base, made up of 115,000 customers, with a full portfolio of products.
Sterling, headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, is a leading supplier of baked goods, as well as a provider of gourmet bakery items to the food service and retail industries. Sterling's products include a wide variety of specialty and gourmet baked products such as brownies, cakes, cookies, snack breads, soft pretzels, muffins, scones, pizza crusts and biscuits. Sterling is the largest supplier of shelf stable bakery products to the military, and also provides products to the K - 12 educational market, weight management industry and other specialty commercial markets.