David Ellis – Director

dellis@assurancemezz.com

Prior to founding Assurance Capital, David Ellis worked as vice president of business development for Penta Mezzanine Fund.  His responsibilities included business development, deal analysis and portfolio management.  David helped bring Penta’s deal flow from 250 deals in 2012 to over 500 deals in both 2015 and 2016.  Prior to joining Penta Mezzanine Fund, he worked for both KPMG in their advisory services department and at PCE, an investment banking firm located in Central Florida.

He received a B.S. in Food Resource Economics and a Master of Science in Entrepreneurship from the University of Florida.  Mr. Ellis will be principally responsible for Assurance’s business development, investor relations, and portfolio management.  Mr. Ellis will sit on the Investment Committee.