Dave Luhrs is a seasoned finance and accounting leader with over 30 years of experience across a wide range of enterprises, from venture backed start-ups to public companies.
Previous to joining SVFG, Dave held VP of Finance and other leadership positions at several start up enterprises. Most recently Dave provided senior level financial consulting services through a competing firm where he managed the finance and accounting needs for small to medium sized business both locally as well as internationally. His clients included private, venture backed enterprises across a range of industries including SAAS, life sciences, medical device development, pharmaceutical development and mobile gaming to name a few. Prior to providing consulting services, Dave worked for 14 years in the logistics industry for DHL and Fritz Companies where he was involved in several acquisitions both on the buyer side as well as the selling side. He also went through the IPO process with both Fritz Companies as well as Resumix (eventually sold to Yahoo). Dave started his career at KPMG in the audit department in San Francisco.
Dave and his wife Jolane have three children and are both Bay Area natives and avid fans of all the local sports teams. Dave earned a BS in Accounting from The University of San Francisco where he was also a member of the Baseball team.