David Strahlberg is a Vice President with Compass Lexecon based in Chicago. He specializes in securities & financial markets, valuation & financial analysis and accounting. His experience covers a broad range of sectors, including energy, technology, media, telecommunications, financial services, and automotive & industrial manufacturing. He has been involved in numerous cases and studies involving mergers and acquisitions. Prior to joining Compass Lexecon, Strahlberg was an Associate at Lazard Freres & Co. and has held equity research positions at Oppenheimer & Co. and Deutsche Bank. Previously, he worked as a strategic advisor to electric utilities and as a technology investment banker. Strahlberg has an MBA from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business with concentrations in Finance, Accounting and Economics and a B.A. in Economics from Yeshiva University.