David is a Portfolio Manager and Managing Member of Broad Run Investment Management, which was founded in 2012 and serves as the sub-advisor to the Hennessy Focus Fund.
Between 2009 and 2012, David worked for FBR Funds as the Co-Portfolio Manager of the FBR Focus Fund (the Predecessor to the Hennessy Focus Fund). Prior to working for FBR, he served as Senior Research Analyst at Akre Capital Management, the sub-advisor to the FBR Focus Fund until 2009. Prior to joining Akre in 1998, David held investment management and security analysis positions with the Federal National Mortgage Association (“Fannie Mae”), the Student Loan Marketing Association (“Sallie Mae”) and Wheat First Securities.
David received a BS in Commerce from the University of Virginia and an MBA from Duke University, and he is a CFA charterholder and member of the CFA Society of Washington, DC.