Wiggin and Dana Lawyer Appointed to the Board of Directors of the Stamford Chapter of the Crossroads Venture Group

September 28, 2012

Stamford – Wiggin and Dana is pleased to announce that David Schaffer, a partner in the firm's Corporate Department, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Stamford Chapter of the Crossroads Venture Group (CVG).

As a member of the Board, David will assist CVG in its goal of fostering entrepreneurial activity in Connecticut and attracting investment capital to the region's emerging growth companies.

David represents publicly-traded and privately-held companies on a broad range of corporate and commercial matters, including mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, joint ventures and other strategic transactions, private equity and venture capital financings, entity formation and restructuring, securities law compliance and corporate governance. He has experience in domestic and cross-border transactions that cover a variety of industries, including information technology, financial services and life sciences.

About CVG
The Crossroads Venture Group (CVG) is a voluntary professional organization that is committed to connecting leading Venture Investment Professionals with high-growth emerging companies. CVG's mission is to assist the development of these high growth enterprises through the promotion of capital formation in Connecticut. For more information, visit http://www.cvg.org/