David Silvera
Chief Operating Officer, Head of Corporate Development

David is Chief Operating Officer, Head of Corporate Development at Angel Oak Capital and his primary responsibilities include helping develop and implement the firm’s strategic growth plan. He also serves on Angel Oak’s Advisory Committee.

David joined Angel Oak in 2014, bringing many years of experience as a principal and advisor to growing asset management firms. In 2000, he co-founded Rosemont Investment Partners, a leading private equity firm focused on providing capital and strategic value to asset management businesses. He developed innovative investment structures designed to align the interests of all parties. David has served as an active partner and board member to dozens of asset managers, providing guidance to promote business growth, corporate best practices and strategic direction.

He has led more than 40 transactions in the asset management industry and has a long history of creating successful, collaborative relationships among affiliates. Prior to the formation of Rosemont, David worked as an investment banker at Smith Barney and Legg Mason.

David holds an A.B. degree in English from Columbia University and an M.B.A. in Finance and Entrepreneurial Management from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He serves on a variety of corporate and non-profit boards.