Richard F. Rossi

Richard F. Rossi, Managing Director, joined Morgan Joseph & Co. in July
2002, covering industrial and construction sectors. Mr. Rossi has spent
33 years on Wall Street, including 15 years at Merrill Lynch and 10
years at Dean Witter. In 1997 he joined the Schroeder’s Industrial
Manufacturing Group, concentrating on middle market industrial
companies. From 2000 to 2002, he focused on the industrial sector at ING
Baring LLC and ABN AMRO. He has been recognized by Institutional
Investor in both the machinery and the engineering construction
categories. Mr. Rossi has also been recognized by The Wall Street
Journal Poll for both best estimates and best stock picking. He is a
member of the New York Society of Security Analysts. He graduated in
1969 from Saint Peter’s College with a BS in Economics and received an
MBA from Seton Hall in 1972.