David has been a portfolio manager of First Eagle Fund of America since its inception in 1987.
David Cohen is a portfolio manager at Iridian Asset Management, LLC, a subadviser retained by First Eagle Investment Management. In this role, he assists in the day-to-day management of Fund of America. His previous work experience includes one year as a portfolio manager with Furman Selz Mager Dietz & Bierney and three years as a portfolio manager with W.R. Family Associates. In addition, Mr. Cohen worked as a research analyst with Central National Gottesman and Lehman Brothers Kuhn Loeb.
David received his B.A. from Vassar College, his M.B.A. from New York University and his J.D. from the University of Miami’s School of Law.