David M. Spungen
Partner and Wealth Advisor
David is responsible for all aspects of the client relationship. With more than 30 years as an advisor, he has extensive experience in providing independent, objective advice to successful entrepreneurs and their families. David is a former chef, is passionate about food & beverage, and has developed an expertise in the industry, working with restauranteurs, CPG and food tech entrepreneurs and others in the space. He has also founded Break the Mold, a network community for women in the food & beverage industry.
As founder of Hillview Capital Advisors, David previously served as the firm’s CEO and was instrumental in the combining of the firm with RegentAtlantic in 2019. Prior to this, David was the founder of the Capital Management Division of CMS Companies in 1989, where he also served as a principal from 1995–1999. He was previously an Associate with Ryan, Beck & Company. He served as a Director of M Funds, Inc., M Financial Investment Advisors, and Hirtle Callaghan Trust. David currently serves on the Advisory Boards of Blanket, Simply Good Jars, and Snuk, is a mentor in Beyond SKU, a CPG accelerator, and a Founding Partner of Naturally New York.
David holds a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania. He and his family live in Brooklyn, and are engaged with a wide range of community organizations involved in childhood education and theater.