“Complex problem solving requires a mindset of simplicity and common sense.”
Damon, an early Equilibrium team member, is a Principal at Equilibrium, focusing on Equilbrium’s water management and energy strategies. He is a Principal on Equilibrium’s Wastewater Opportunity Fund.
He leverages over 15 years of land and commercial real estate development/financing and capital markets expertise. Prior to Equilibrium, he was the Vice President – Finance for Williams & Dame Development (WDD), whose visionary residential and mixed used developments include Portland’s South Waterfront District and Los Angeles’ South Park District. During his tenure, Damon focused on structuring and sourcing capital for WDD projects raising over $1.6 billion of equity and debt from 2003 to 2010. Prior to joining WDD, Damon was a Vice President at Needham & Company and project leader for the Needham Portland office, where he completed more than 25 financings and advisory transactions valued at nearly $2 billion in various technology sectors. He has also worked as a corporate business development analyst with Mentor Graphics and as a senior equity research analyst at Black & Company (now part of Wells Fargo Securities).
Damon serves as:
- Board member of Revolution Energy Solutions
- Volunteer with the Brian Grant Foundation
- Board member of Lady Hill Winery
Damon earned an MS in Industrial Administration (MBA) from the Krannert Graduate School of Management at Purdue University and a BS in Finance from the University of Oregon. He is also a CFA chartholder.