As Chief Financial Officer, David Spinola oversees all the finance and accounting functions at SproutLoud. David brings to SproutLoud over 15 years of experience working with fast-growing businesses in operating, investment, advisory and board-level roles across a number of industries, with particular expertise in setting growth strategies, forecasting and analyzing financial performance, and managing operating costs.
Prior to joining SproutLoud, David spent 10 years pursuing investments in high growth, lower middle market businesses at leading private equity firms, including Code Hennessy & Simmons, Brockway Moran & Partners, and Millpond Equity Partners. David also previously served as Chief Financial Officer at Academy Medical, LLC, a service and distribution business supplying orthopedic implants, wound care products and general biologics to commercial and government hospitals. While at Academy Medical, David helped set and execute the company’s growth strategy, improved financial reporting and oversaw all functional areas at the company. He began his career in the Mergers & Acquisitions Group at Salomon Smith Barney, the investment banking division of Citigroup. He earned a BBA from the University of Notre Dame, where he majored in finance and sociology, and an MBA from the Harvard Business School. David is also a CFA Charterholder.