Dave Ristow portrait

Dave Ristow

Chief financial officer, Qumu


Dave Ristow joined Qumu, a Minneapolis-based developer of enterprise video platforms, as CFO in October 2017. At that time, the company’s stock was at $2.50 per share. As of February 2021, Qumu shares were selling at $10, a 300 percent increase in value in just three years.

While Ristow can’t take all the credit for the company’s performance, he has contributed numerous aspects of his wide-ranging financial experience, which includes strategic planning, profit and loss optimization, capital raising, and financial process design and re-engineering.

Before starting his finance career, Ristow completed five years of active duty with the Marine Corps.