NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 8, 2009--
Piper Jaffray & Co. announced Matthew Brooklier has joined the firm as
vice president covering transportation and logistics companies, a new
research vertical for the firm. Based in New York, Brooklier will cover
freight-forwarding, trucking, railroad, and a broad range of logistics
Brooklier has seven years of industry experience covering transportation
companies at Bear Stearns and, most recently, as the lead transportation
analyst at GE Commercial Finance.
“Our launch of research coverage among transportation and logistics
companies reflects our ongoing commitment to responding to client needs
and market opportunities,” said Stephen J. Buell, head of equity
research at Piper Jaffray. “We are pleased to have Matt onboard to lead
Brooklier received his bachelor of science degree in finance from the
Charles E. Dolan School of Business at Fairfield University in
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