Industry & Services >> Analyst Interviews >> June 17, 2016

A Selective Stance on Multi-Industrials in Current Tepid Environment

Heymann, Nicholas
Nicholas Heymann, Co-Group Head of Global Industrial Infrastructure, joined William Blair & Company in 2011. Heymann was managing director of global industrial infrastructure equity research at Sterne Agee for four years, leading an eight-person team covering 79 stocks in North America, South America, and Europe. Previously, he was senior vice president of equity research at Prudential Equity Group from 1997 to 2007; senior vice president of equity research at NatWest Securities from 1990 to 1997; and managing director of equity research at Drexel Burnham Lambert from 1983 to 1990. He has been named an Institutional Investor All-American analyst nine times and was ranked as the No. 2 stock-picker in electrical equipment by the Financial Times/StarMine in August 2013. Heymann has a B.S. in business administration from the University of Maine at Orono and an MBA from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth. Profile
TWST: We spoke a year ago. Let's start with a refresher on your coverage universe.

Mr. Heymann: My specific area of focus is the multi-industry sector, and so we