David Friedman is the CEO of Vividgro a a leader in LED lighting with more than 400 patents in lighting.
David has been direct investing in non-public companies for more than 25 years. David is a serial entrepreneur who easily blends conservative risk management with free-spirited risk seeking. An accounting professional and Chief Financial Officer, his experience cuts across multiple industries and ranges from start-ups to running a billion-dollar family office.
In addition to direct investing, David also has considerable experience as an angel investor, as well as being a principle in both venture capital and private equity firms. Applying the many skills he’s learned from navigating rapidly changing business environments, he has been studying the legal cannabis industry looking for investments that have the right blend of low risk and high reward.
David has participated in raising capital for multiple funds focused on the cannabis industry and is considered a leader in the industry as an angel and fund manager.