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David McLaughlin

SVP, Life Sciences + Technology Banking

David develops client relationships with technology and life sciences companies in Texas. David has nearly 20 years of financial services experience, with over 15 years in the venture banking industry. Before Square 1, he served as a vice president in Comerica Bank’s technology and life sciences division and in Imperial Bank’s Emerging Growth Division. He previously held positions as a bank officer in the commercial lending groups at Frost Bank and NationsBank. He earned a BBA in Finance from St. Mary’s University. David joined Square 1 in 2005.

Outside the Square

  • Has rappelled off a 150-foot cliff in the Colorado Rockies.
  • Stood on equator with one foot in the Northern Hemisphere and the other in the Southern Hemisphere.
  • Has been in an underground mine over 700 feet below the surface and five miles from the exit shaft.


  • Technology Banking


  • Texas


901 South Mopac Expressway
Barton Oaks Plaza 2
Suite 360
Austin, TX 78746

P: 512.439.2832

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