As a senior high yield analyst, David Lau’s responsibilities include identifying, recommending and monitoring securities for our credit portfolios. He utilizes all aspects of credit analysis, including financial modeling, communicating with management teams, and developing a thorough knowledge of the covenants and structures of the securities in his coverage universe. David contributes over 20 years of investment industry experience. Prior to joining Calamos in 2017, he served as a senior analyst at Achievement Asset Management/ Peak6 Investments to a $2 billion hedge fund. Previously at ColBridge Capital Management, David held the role of portfolio manager, focusing on event driven opportunities. Prior to that, he also served at Van Buren Advisors LLC as senior analyst and co-portfolio manager. In this role, he managed an equity and credit event driven and long/short portfolio. David holds a BA in Economics from the University of California at Irvine and an MBA in Finance from Columbia Business School.