Edward Maguire is a Senior Analyst at Credit Agricole Securities (USA), where he covers the software industry. Previously he was President of strategic consultancy firm MAGNet Strategies and Director at Merrill Lynch Technology Investment Banking, where he acted as the East Coast Software Coverage Officer and Industry Specialist. From 2000-2007, he was Senior Director at Merrill Lynch Equity Research, and a highly regarded and widely quoted enterprise software analyst. Prior to this, Mr. Maguire was an Equity Research Associate at CIBC World Markets, he and worked as a Senior Sales Manager for Twinbrook Music, an independent distributor of prerecorded music. Mr. Maguire holds a B.A. in music from Columbia University, and an MBA in finance and management information systems from Rutgers Business School.