David Freund joined Alpha IR Group in 2019. His role includes financial analysis, perception study development, investor research, investor targeting, market intelligence, and shareholder activism defense. Before joining Alpha IR Group, David worked as a risk administrator for Republic Business Credit, a commercial lender, where his primary responsibilities included credit risk analysis, trend forecasting, and industry research. David also interned at Calamos Investments as an equity research analyst. While at Calamos, he used quantitative and qualitative methods to evaluate equity valuations and form an investment thesis. David graduated from DePauw University with a B.A. in Economics. David was also a four-year member of the DePauw varsity swim team.