“Anything worth doing, is worth doing right.”
- Hunter S. Thompson

David Arnold

Principal & Director of Finance and Operations

David Arnold joined MVE + Partners with over 40 years of experience in financial management and oversight. As the Director of Finance and Operations, David focuses on advancing the firm’s long-term strategy and goals by overseeing financial management and operational direction. He also identifies key business development opportunities and nurtures existing client relations. Before joining MVE, David founded Hillcrest Homes, a real estate development firm. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of Joovy, a baby products company based in Irvine, CA. In his free time, he enjoys cycling and spending time with his daughter, Kendra, son-in-law Garrison, and grandson, Benson.

  • Masters Degree, Business
    University of Southern California
  • Bachelor of Arts, Economics
    University of California, Los Angeles
Professional Affiliations
  • Urban Land Institute (ULI)
  • Building Industry Association of Orange County
  • California Building Industry Association
Licenses and Registrations
  • California Real Estate Brokers’ License
  • California State Contractor’s License
  • Notary Public