Profile Previews

Get a glimpse into our company and investor data—powered by the PitchBook Platform

David Mawhinney


Mr. David Mawhinney serves as Executive Director at Carnegie Mellon University. Mr. Mawhinney is executive director, Swartz Center for Entrepreneurship, and executive director, Donald H. Jones Center for Entrepreneurship. He serves as the managing director, Open Field Entrepreneurs Fund, and director, i6 Agile Innovation System, a collaboration between InnovationWorks and CMU. Dave is also associate teaching professor at the Carnegie Mellon Tepper School of Business. Prior to joining Carnegie Mellon, Dave was co-founder, chairman and CEO of mSpoke, an internet content and advertising recommendation engine, that was acquired in 2010 by LinkedIn, the world's leading professional social networking site. In 2006, Morgan Stanley's MSCI/Barra business unit acquired mSpoke's first business line, a quantitative investment recommendation engine. Before mSpoke, Dave was general partner of PNC Technology Investors. Earlier in his career, he co-founded three successful startup ventures, including Premier Health Exchange (acquired by Medibuy), Hawk Medical (acquired by McKesson), and Industry.Net (merged with AT&T Business Network to form Nets, Inc.). Dave is an active board member at MedSage Technologies (now NewCare Solutions LLC), EZ-FLO Injection Systems and the Indiana University of Pennsylvania Alumni Association (ex-officio, past president). He is an Advisory board member to InnovationWork's AlphaLab, Pittsburgh Equity Partners and Carnegie Mellon University's Project Olympus. Dave also served as Executive-in-residence at the Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse, working with healthcare information technology startups. Dave holds an MBA with Distinction from Carnegie Mellon University and a B.S. in physics, Summa Cum Laude, from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Dave was a 2017 recipient of the Tepper School Alumni Award.

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • United States

David Mawhinney Investments (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
ComVibe 25-Feb-2014 Early Stage VC 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000000
0000000 12-Jun-2012 00000 (00000 00000 Social/Platform Software Out of Business 00000 000000000
00000 00000000000 03-Feb-2012 0000 00000 0000 Diagnostic Equipment Generating Revenue 00000 000000000
000000 00000 00000 01-Dec-2011 00000 (00000 00000 Application Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000000
4moms 18-Dec-2006 Angel (individual) 00.00 Personal Products Generating Revenue 00000 000000000
MedSage Technologies 19-May-2004 Seed Round 00000 Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Product Development 00000 000000000
To view this investor’s complete investment and acquisition history, request access »
Request full access to PitchBook

You’re viewing a free company profile from the PitchBook Platform. To explore David Mawhinney’s full profile, request a free trial.

David Mawhinney Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Acrinta 01-Apr-2018 Out of Business Completed
0000000 0000000000 06-Jan-2011 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 0000000
To view this investor’s complete exits history, request access »

David Mawhinney Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office Contact
David Mawhinney Angel Investor 00 0 0 Pittsburgh, PA