Biography at a Glance
Dave Cable currently works as the Director of Capital Markets and Investments at Western Union where he is responsible for managing the capital structure of the company, as well as developing and executing on shareholder return strategies. Additionally, he is responsible for a multi-billion regulatory portfolio and investment of the company’s corporate cash. He joined First Data in 2004 working on special projects within the Treasury Operations group. As Western Union was set to spin off from First Data in 2006, Dave was recruited to join the Capital Markets team to help finance the newly spun-off company and develop the initial shareholder return strategies. The work done on the spin-off won Western Union AFP’s Pinnacle Award for Treasury as a Strategic Partner. In 2011, he was recruited to join Western Union’s Corporate Development team and had responsibility for leading various aspects of the M&A process. During this time, he helped get the acquisition of Travelex across the finish-line; at $1 billion, it is the company’s largest ever transaction. Dave graduated with bachelors in Business Administration from Youngstown State University in Ohio and received his MBA from University of Denver. Dave is married with two young daughters and lives in Parker. With what remains of his free time, he enjoys running and swimming.