David R. Finnie, CPA, worked closely with Don Pesta during their years together at Arthur Andersen. He received his Bachelors of Science degree in Business Administration from East Carolina University and his Masters of Accounting degree from the University of Arizona. David joined Arthur Andersen’s tax division in 1983 and was promoted to manager in 1987. He worked extensively in Arthur Andersen’s Carolina real estate practice and also in the family wealth planning practice providing estate and gift planning services for high net worth families in the Carolinas.
David joined PFA in 1992 and became an equity partner a year later. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants and the Charlotte Estate Planning Council where he recently served as chapter president. He also served as treasurer of NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association. David works with clients in a number of industries including real estate, telecommunications and intellectual property. David is married to Geraldine Anastasio and has two children. An avid golfer, David is a member at Carmel Country Club.