Vice President of Business Development
David Bonifield brings over 28 years of business and management experience to WishBone Medical; beginning his career in pharmaceuticals and medical devices. Most recently Mr. Bonifield had spent the last 15 years in the financial services industry in various areas ranging from venture capital, investment banking as a healthcare team lead, private equity fund and investment committee member, hedge fund, and wealth management.
Mr. Bonifield has worked for some of the world’s largest private banks such as J.P. Morgan and Credit Suisse, delivering financial solutions to some of the nation’s wealthiest business owners, corporate executives, family offices, endowments and foundations.
While a director at hedge fund EAM Partners, Mr Bonifield focused on all facets of business development, investor relations, and fund operations. Prior to that, Mr. Bonifield was a Shareholder and Managing Director at Capital City Partners, a regional boutique specializing in wealth management and investment banking. While at Capital City, Mr. Bonifield was also a Managing Member of their Opportunity Fund, and a member of the fund’s Investment Committee.
Prior to Capital City, Mr. Bonifield was President, Chief Compliance Officer, Corporate Secretary, and Board member of Alaron Financial Services (AFS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Alaron Trading Corporation (ATC), a Futures Commission Merchant. Mr. Bonifield was responsible for running day-to-day operations of the firm as well as managing their Corporate Finance and Alternative Investment groups while also leading the firm’s sales efforts. During his time with AFS, Mr. Bonifield also established and advised the family office for the Alaron founding partners; sourcing and providing initial due diligence on alternative investments, including private equity and real estate.
Mr. Bonifield holds an MBA from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration and Communications from Eastern Illinois University. Mr. Bonifield has held FINRA Series 3, 7, 24, 63, and 65 Securities Licenses.