David Drake is on the Meaningful Act Board as Adviser on Strategic, Financial and Other Decisions
NEW YORK – Aug. 25, 2016 – David Drake joins Meaningful Act as board adviser. He has over 20 years of experience as a business expert and financial advisor.
David Drake is the founder and chairman of LDJ Capital, a multi-family office that invests and manages investments for partners and clients in different areas. His expertise ranges from asset management, corporate partnering and strategic alliances, mergers & acquisitions, equity financing and placement, debt financing and placement, alternative finance strategies, startups and management to restructuring and workouts.
He says, “I am very delighted to be part of the Meaningful Act team. This corporation reminds me of my career journey, which has been largely inspired by the people I have met and done business with. I am happy to share my experience with Meaningful Act, and guide them on international regulations, fund structures and corporate strategy.”
Mr. Drake has served as adviser, executive board member, partner, developer, principal, member, investor and founder in various companies and projects. He writes often for Huffington Post, Venture Beat, Wall Street Journal, Forbes, WSJ, Hedgeco, Thomson Reuters and over 100 other entrepreneurial and financial publications. Through his work, he has established a strong business and social network internationally.
Mr. Drake obtained his MBA in Finance and an MA in International Law and Economics from George Washington University – School of Business, where he was awarded the Wallenberg Scholarship for academic merit. He also graduated from American University – Kogod School of Business with a BSBA, international marketing and chemistry. He is fluent in six languages: Swedish, Spanish, Norwegian, French, Italian and Danish.
About Meaningful Act
Meaningful Act is a corporation that helps people understand the connection between gratitude and good health. It encourages people to think about those who have influenced or inspired them, such as family member, teacher, coach, friend, co-worker or stranger. It provides a platform for people to create personalized notes for their influencers and share them through mail and social media. The corporation was founded to develop tools that cultivate qualities which support optimal health. It aims at supporting human habits that create positive beliefs about the world as a place for opportunities, goodness and appreciation. This is a place where people gain optimal health by sharing their expressions and appreciations with those who have made an impact in their lives.
About LDJ Capital
LDJ Capital is a multi-family office that invests and manages investments for partners and clients in the areas of real estate, energy, clean tech, healthcare, medical and pharma, tech, telecom, mobile, entertainment, media, publishing, advertising, compliance services, aviation & aerospace, shipping & transportation.
The firm is involved in Asset Management, Equity Financing and Placement, Debt Financing and Placement, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate Partnering and Strategic Alliances, Restructuring and Workouts, Startups and Management, and Alternative Finance Strategies.
LDJ Capital has 3 subsidiaries:
1. LDJ Capital Group: Victoria Partners, Venture Capital, Hedge Fund, Monaco Fund, Media Fund, LDJ Capital Advisory, LDJ Capital Investment Bank, and The Soho Loft Accelerator.
2. LDJ Real Estate Group: Acquisitions, Developments, and Hospitality.
3. The Soho Loft Media Group: Times Impact Publications, The Soho Loft Conferences, and Victoria Global Communications. Times Impact Publications include the digital publications:
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