D.A. Davidson & Co. has announced that Peter J. Heckmann has joined the firm’s award-winning institutional equity research team as a senior analyst. Heckmann will focus primarily on public companies in the financial technology (FinTech) and vertical software sectors.
“I have admired Pete’s work for many years and am excited to have him join D.A. Davidson,” said Gil Luria, Director of Institutional Research. “Pete’s following and support in the investment community is admirable. We look forward to having him help our investor clients with their investment decisions.’’
Heckmann joins D.A. Davidson after serving as a managing director and senior equity research analyst with Avondale Partners LLC. He has been frequently quoted as a news source in national and regional media outlets. He previously served as a portfolio manager with the Blackthorn Group and also has experience as an analyst with A.G. Edwards & Sons, Stifel Nicolaus and other securities industry firms.