Well-known equity research analyst, Jesse Pichel has moved from Piper Jaffray to become Managing Director and Senior Equity Research Analyst covering Clean Technology companies at investment bank, Jefferies. The team he led at Jaffray’s has also followed him to Jefferies, which includes Elaine Kwei, Min Xu and Constance Wang.
“The addition of Jesse Pichel and his team demonstrates Jefferies’ commitment to remaining a leading investment bank and securities firm for the dynamic and evolving Clean Technology sector, and the continued strengthening of the firm’s equity research effort,” commented Steven R. Black, Global Head of Equity Research at Jefferies. “Jesse’s broad experience, industry expertise, and strong institutional following will extend Jefferies’ depth of sector coverage and add immediate value as part of our comprehensive offering to institutional investors globally.”
Mr. Pichel joins Jefferies from Piper Jaffray, where he spent seven years, most recently as a Managing Director for Clean Technology equity research. Previously, he covered technology growth companies at Needham & Company and C.E. Unterberg Towbin. He received an MBA from Fordham University and a BS from Cornell University.