NEW YORK, Oct. 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Drexel Hamilton, a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Broker-Dealer, announced today the appointment of Brian J. White to senior equity analyst on the firm's Technology/Media/Telecom research team. In this role, White will cover information technology and software stocks for Drexel Hamilton. He will report to Barry Sine, managing director of equity research.
"Brian's experience and in-depth knowledge of the technology industry make him an ideal candidate for the Drexel Hamilton team," said Jim Cahill, president of Drexel Hamilton. "Our focus always has been and will remain on hiring the very best talent available and Brian joining the firm is a testament to that commitment. His research will undoubtedly provide strategic analysis of critical importance to our clients."
With more than 16 years of experience as a technology analyst, White, who holds the FINRA Series 7, 64, 65, 86 and 87 licenses, will provide additional depth to the number and types of mid-to-large cap technology companies Drexel Hamilton covers. He joins the firm from Cantor Fitzgerald, where he served as Global Head of Technology Hardware and Software Research. He began his career with Merrill Lynch and has since covered a broad range of technology companies for firms such as Jeffries, Kaufman Brothers and Collins Stewart.
"Drexel Hamilton is a firm committed to excellence in every facet of the business and is not only known for its stellar client service, but is respected for its principles," said White. "I'm excited to work amongst some of the best analysts in the business and be a part of the firm's continued growth."
White holds a B.S. in Finance from Arizona State University and an M.B.A. in Finance and Accounting from Vanderbilt University's Owen Graduate School of Management and is a member of the CFA Institute and the New York Society of Security Analysts.
Drexel Hamilton's steadily growing research team supports three core strategies including, Technology/Media/Telecom, Aerospace Defense and Financial Services. For more information on the firm's industry conferences visit drexelhamilton.com/research/conferences/.
About Drexel Hamilton
Drexel Hamilton, LLC is a New York-based full-service institutional broker-dealer focused on capital markets, equities, corporate debt, government agencies and municipal finance.
The firm was founded in 2007 on the principle of offering meaningful employment opportunities to disabled veterans desiring a career in financial services. With more than 90 professionals, including 41 military veterans, 24 of whom are Service Disabled, Drexel Hamilton has offices in Philadelphia, New York, Chicago, Jacksonville, Houston, Boston, Milwaukee, Lincoln, San Francisco and Detroit.
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