CKS Advisors Managing Director Dave Gonzales is a Senior Financial Executive and Business Owner with more than 35 years’ experience in business finance, management, asset management and business turn‐arounds. His expertise is in starting and growing divisions of large banks and standalone enterprises. Gonzales is an expert in crisis management, asset workout and resolution, crisis investment, turnaround of business operations and workout real estate projects.
Gonzales career span includes extensive experience in Money Center Banks (Wells Fargo and Security Pacific — Bank of America), concluding at an Executive Vice President rank responsible for multi‐state Wholesale Banking Operations.
Gonzales is proficient on the lender and borrower side of challenged business situations over a wide array of business models. This combination of money center bank and entrepreneur experience bring a unique set of real world solution tools to challenged situations.
Professional Licenses: Gonzales is registered with FINRA as a Limited Representative-Investment Banking (Series 79) a General Securities Principal‐(Series 24) and is a registered securities representative with the State of Arizona and others (Series 63).
Education: Gonzales is a graduate of University of Southern California.