Isaac Ro covers the life science tools and diagnostics sector for Leerink Swann. In 2009 Institutional Investor named Mr. Ro a “Best Up-and-Comer” in medical supplies and devices. Additionally, Leerink Swann’s coverage of life science tools ranked number two in the 2009 Greenwich Survey. Mr. Ro joined Leerink Swann in 2004. Prior to Leerink Swann, he was a Research Associate at Independence Investments (now Lee Munder Capital), covering health care and consumer stocks. Before that, he spent two years as a Consultant at the Aberdeen Group and conducted orthopedic research at Harvard Medical School. Mr. Ro holds a B.A. with honors in history and pre-med from Middlebury College.