Investment Training and Consulting Institute, Inc.

Lead Audit Consultant – David S. Aschheim

David Aschheim has been a consultant for Investment Training and Consulting Institute, Inc. since 2005.
David is the President of DSA Consulting, Inc., is a specialty risk consulting practice that provides expertise to clients developing their strategies for entering new trading markets, streamlining processes, and valuing market based contracts.

David has over 15 years of experience working in commodities markets as a trader, analyst, risk manager, and consultant. Prior to founding DSAC, David worked as a Manager at Deloitte & Touche in its Global Capital Markets group. In this position, he worked on a range of energy market projects including the development of risk management strategies, credit risk management controls, qualitative and quantitative risk management tools, and middle-office practices. He also provided niche consulting services related to new accounting regulations impacting multinational corporations.

David began his experience with energy commodities at Peabody Energy, the world’s largest coal producer. He was a key developer of a global pricing model for coal and the valuation of competitor contracts. Prior to leaving Peabody, David was part of a corporate initiative to infuse risk management practices into the company’s over-the-counter coal trading. Other trading and market experience includes business development on the sale-side of a foreign exchange desk and clerking on the floor of the New York Commodity Exchange.

David has an MBA from the Olin School of Business at Washington University (St. Louis, MO) and a B.A. from the University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).