David Mann brings over 15 years of varied investment, operations and legal experience to his role as LVP Principal.  A former corporate attorney, his investment and operational experience includes day-to-day company operations and strategic planning efforts for a parking services management company, operations management at an apparel manufacturing company and establishment and continuing oversight of ongoing venture capital, alternative investment and private equity investment strategies.  Mr. Mann and Lakewest Venture Partner Jonathan McCulloch seek out new venture investments, meet with an extensive network of start-up entrepreneurs and other participants in the start-up and venture capital space, and perform the due diligence for each Lakewest Venture Partners investment. Mr. Mann graduated cum laude from Harvard University in 1997 with an AB degree in Government, and went on to earn his JD degree from the Northwestern University School of Law in 2002.