David Jackson

Partner and Managing Director

About David

Dave is a Partner and Managing Director responsible for maintaining and growing business relationships. He is a successful entrepreneur and business owner who has successfully sold multiple businesses. Dave’s passion is helping entrepreneurs achieve their dreams by sharing his knowledge and experience as a fellow business owner.

Prior to Cresset, Dave was a Principal with Evanston Advisors a multi-family office wealth management firm and, co-founder of evolve USA a business owner peer-group and mentoring organization. Earlier in his career Dave built, grew and sold two healthcare related businesses.

Over the years, Dave has served in volunteer leadership roles with organizations tackling the issues and challenges facing single moms; dis-empowerment in Chicago’s west side communities; HIV AIDS in Africa, and most recently U.S. prison reform and moral rehabilitation. Dave earned degrees in Business Administration and Public Policy from Carthage College.