Senior Research Analyst
Mr. Rakesh joined Sterne Agee in April 2010 as Managing Director covering semiconductors. Prior to joining Sterne Agee, he was a Principal, Lead Senior Research Analyst at ThinkEquity and also Oppenheimer & Co. Mr. Rakesh also worked in the semiconductor industry for six years at International Rectifier as Fab Module Manager and has eight years of sell-side experience. He holds an MS in Material Science from the University of Florida, Gainesville, and IIT Kharagpur (BTech Hons), India. Mr. Rakesh also has an MBA in Finance from The Anderson School at UCLA.