Susquehanna Financial Group, LLLP (SFG), the institutional broker-dealer member of the Susquehanna International Group of Companies (SIG), announced today that Brian Nowak, CFA has joined the firm as the Senior Analyst covering the U.S. Internet sector. Mr. Nowak, whose coverage will include names such as Google, Facebook, Yahoo!, Amazon and eBay, will be based out of SFG’s New York office.
“Brian is a great addition to SFG’s Technology team, which includes Jamie Friedman (Financial Technologies), Chis Caso (Semiconductors), Mehdi Hosseini (Semi Manufacturing and Specialty Semis), Derrick Wood (Enterprise Software), and Meghna Ladha (Emerging Hardware),” said Mike Towey, SFG’s Director of Research. “Brian’s hiring further strengthens an already large and well-established Technology research franchise at SFG. Technology remains an important vertical in our fundamental equity research coverage, which spans six major industry sectors (Financial, Consumer, Healthcare, Energy, Industrials, and Technology) covering approximately 300 companies.”
For the last two years Mr. Nowak was a senior analyst at Nomura Securities covering the U.S. Internet sector. Prior to Nomura, Mr. Nowak worked at Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. as part of the four-time #1ranked U.S. Media research team. Brian began his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP after graduating from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor of Arts and a Masters in Accounting.
“Brian is a high impact analyst whose differentiated work makes him an ideal fit for our Technology vertical,” stated Nick Wood, SFG’s Co-Head of Equities. Paul Onderdonk, Co-Head of Equities, added that “in addition to our market leading trading services, equity research remains a critical part of the value proposition we provide our clients and we are thrilled to have Brian on board.”
About Susquehanna Financial Group, LLLP
Susquehanna Financial Group, LLLP (SFG), a member of the Susquehanna International Group of Companies (SIG), is an innovator in global finance, servicing the needs of clients worldwide in the areas of sales, fundamental research, and market intelligence. Building upon SIG’s command of the options marketplace and its quantitative trading capabilities, SFG has cultivated a robust service offering that provides liquidity, industry-leading insights, and execution services. SIG employs approximately 1,500 individuals located in North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia.
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