Jeffrey Briggs, MBA
Jeff is a research analyst for Singular Research. In addition to Singular, he has experience providing financial analysis to both investors and company management for small venture backed companies, analysis related to equity and debt fundraising, and M&A activities. He also provides direct management services to several operating companies. He holds an MBA from the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University, an MS in Plasma Physics from Dartmouth College, and a BS in Math and Physics from Centre College.
Greg Eisen CFA
Greg is a research analyst for Singular Research. Greg has over 20 years of experience as an analyst and portfolio manager, most of which has been devoted to small cap stocks. Greg was sole manager of the Safeco Small Cap Value Fund, which held a four-star rating from Morningstar at the time it was sold. He also managed separate accounts in a small cap value strategy at ICM Asset Management. Early in his career Greg worked in public accounting, and earned the CPA (Certified Public Accountant) designation. Greg is a CFA Charterholder and graduated from Rutgers University with a BA in Business Administration.
Jayant Ishwar, MBA
Jayant Ishwar is a research analyst for Singular Research. He has several years of financial and corporate experience in hi-tech startups as well as large companies, in the areas of corporate planning, raising equity and debt capital, leading an IPO on Nasdaq, and acquisitions and divestitures. He is also a Consulting CFO at several Silicon Valley startups. He received a B.S. in electrical engineering from Indian Institute of Technology and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.
Keith Maher, CFA
Keith is a research analyst for Singular Research. Previously, Keith gained significant experience as an equity analyst and portfolio manager at a number of firms, including the Ivy Funds, Roxbury Capital Management, and BB&T Asset Management. He has a Master of Business Administration degree in finance from the University of Texas at Austin and a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science from Virginia Tech. Keith also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.
Jim Marrone, CFA
In addition to working as an equity research analyst for Singular Research, Jim also works as a CFA instructor for Fitch Learning. He covers small-cap stocks and writes investment reports that incorporate valuation models supported by qualitative and quantitative analysis. As a CFA instructor, Jim helps candidates prepare for the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) exam and also contributes as a subject matter expert (SME) developing material for many leading financial training institutes globally. Jim enjoys providing keen insight in financial analysis and modeling and it is reflected in the favourable evaluations he has received over the years.
His experience also includes work as a founding member of faculty for the Dubai, UAE campus of a leading European business university where he taught at both the undergraduate (BBA) and graduate level (MBA) contributing to the growth and reputation of the programs for over three years.
Lisa Springer, MBA
Before joining Singular, Lisa was a senior analyst at Management CV covering healthcare stocks. Lisa also writes for investment websites such as Street Authority and for investment banks. She began her career as a buy-side analyst at Kemper after graduating from University of Chicago business school, then spent the next 15 years in investor relations, first as director of analysis for a large IR consulting firm, then as the Director of Investor Relations for a NYSE-listed REIT.