David Held’s tenure has spanned nearly ten years as a construction industry professional with the firm. David Held has worked on diverse projects throughout the United States and Asia. His expertise includes cost analysis of diverse property types, including high end residential, industrial, aviation, and high rise construction. David has acted as a party appointed appraiser on many occasions. He has experience in project management and has been retained for large scale owner’s representation services on high rise construction. David has worked on high profile matters such as the rebuild of Lambert St. Louis International Airport after a catastrophic tornado and some of the largest commercial properties in New York City after Hurricane Sandy.
Prior to joining J.S. Held, David was employed at a publicly traded global consulting firm assisting in financial modeling and statistics. This experience has provided David with a high level of skill in advanced data analysis.
David is actively involved with strategic growth and mergers and acquisitions at the firm.
David has a Bachelor of Arts with a concentration in Economics from Colgate University and a Master of Science in Construction Administration from Columbia University.