David is a highly experienced technology entrepreneur and investor.
David is currently serving as CEO and Co-founder of Canvas, a fintech company that is transforming investment opportunities by offering clients a gateway to the world of Decentralised FInance (DeFi) on the blockchain. Canvas bring three key innovations being, the issuance of tokenised DeFi investment products, a gateway to deposit traditional currencies, and platform for exchange into these new DeFi Digital Assets.
David is also Managing Partner of Double Bay Capital. The investment company of the Lavecky Family Office.
Prior to Double Bay Capital, David was COO & EVP of Pure Commerce which was one of Australia’s first high growth fintech companies. David was directly responsible for expanding the company’s operational performance and attaining its financial targets.
David managed a global portfolio of staff across multiple divisions including Sales,Technology, Operations and Compliance. Together with his team, David delivered highly successful launches with major banks and key merchants across the globe.
Following the sale of Pure Commerce to Euronet, David was retained to continue the global growth.
After overseeing the successful integration of Pure Commerce into Euronet, David moved on to explore new technology ventures. David has analysed and made investments in multiple technology companies at various stages and provides mentoring & support to portfolio companies and the start-up community.
David holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology from the University of Technology (UTS) Sydney, Australia