Brad D. CohenManaging Partner
With ICR since 2001, Brad has held various leadership positions with the firm. He has extensive knowledge of the strategic communications business, combining senior-level capital markets experience and deep sector knowledge with traditional corporate communications expertise. Brad leads the Real Estate, REITs, Lodging, Specialty Finance, Insurance, Homebuilding and Building Products groups as well as Media and select Specialty Hardline retail efforts.
Throughout his career, Brad has analyzed companies from the perspective of a former sell-side analyst and hedge fund manager in addition to his significant experience in corporate communications and investor relations. His experience includes day-to-day responsibilities on investor relations programs as well as participating on ICR teams focused on shareholder activism, IPOs and secondary offerings, crisis communications, M&A and executive transitions.
As a former sell-side analyst in addition to his hedge fund experience, Brad received Honorable Mention for his REIT and Lodging coverage from Institutional Investor All America Research in 1998. He received a B.A. in Political Science and International Relations from the University of Colorado, and an M.B.A. in Finance from the Hagan School of Business at Iona College.