David Burgess has been in the investment business for over 20 years. He began his career at Nuveen Investments in Chicago, working as an Analyst and Portfolio Manager for 10 years. Then he worked in the same capacity for Claymore Securities before moving on to Durango. ICA offered him the opportunity to learn about selling precious metals, which he did for a few years before David McAlvany asked him to help start McAlvany Wealth Management. He is a graduate from Indiana University with a degree in Marketing. Over the years he has developed a strong passion for discovering why the markets act as they do, devoting hundreds of hours to research. He currently resides in Durango, Colorado. He loves the outdoors: hiking, hunting, camping and skiing with his friends and family.