Culver Capital Investment Banking

Dick O’Connor joins Culver Capital

The Culver Investment Banking division of Culver Capital Group announces the appointment of Dick O’Connor as Senior Vice President. Mr. O’Connor will be located in our Northern California, San Rafael office and will focus on managed vendor lease programs and acquisition roll ups.

Mr. O’Connor brings a wealth of experience to Culver Capital.  Previously Dick was the CFO of Bluefire Capital Partners, Managing Partner and Co-Founder of IntelliCap LLC and President and Founder of ILM where he specialized in the design and management of captive customer finance programs for high technology companies.  Clients included companies such as Silicon Graphics, Netscape, BEA Systems, Synopsys, Octel Communications, ADAC Laboratories, Red Brick Systems and Plantronics.  Before founding ILM, he was Senior Vice President of First Sierra Financial where he was part of a three member team that launched First Sierra’s internet financing program and raised $83M of equity. Previous to Sierra, he was Chief Financial Officer of the Open Systems Software Division of Convergent Technologies, Inc. where he led the acquisition and consolidation of thirteen software companies.  The division was subsequently grown to $240M in revenues and sold to Unisys in 1990.

Mr. O’Connor holds a BA of Business Administration from St. Thomas University, ST. Paul Minnesota and an MBA in finance from the University of Minnesota/Minnesota State University.

We are extremely pleased to have Dick as a member of the Culver Capital Investment Banking team,” said Bill Weaver, Managing Director of the Investment Banking Division. “His many years of experience in deal making and acquisition integration will add new depth to the team.”

Posted in: Press Release on November 11th by bweaver