Profile Of Speakers

Richard Perez

David Richmond

Director of Product Strategy, GIIN’s IRIS+ and IMM team

David serves as the Director of Product Strategy for the GIIN’s IRIS+ and IMM team, managing the evolution of a sustainable, outcomes-focused infrastructure for impact data across the industry through deep engagement with key partners and stakeholders.

David’s diverse activities prior to joining the GIIN included marketing and product roles for several B2B SaaS ventures, technical writing and copyediting for a range of clients in the impact investing industry and elsewhere, and a five-year effort to build a small social enterprise in Kenya to manufacture bassoon reeds, which built on a decade of experience as a professional orchestral bassoonist in Boston and Southwest Florida.

David holds a Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude from Harvard College with Highest Honors in Music and a Master of Music in Bassoon Performance from the Rice University Shepherd School of Music.