Consumer >> Analyst Interviews >> August 26, 2016

An Acceleration in the Migration of E-Commerce on Mobile

Squali, Youssef
Youssef Squali has been the Managing Director and Global Head of Internet and Media Research at Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. and Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. Research Division since July 2012. He has over 10 years of experience covering the internet sector. Prior to this, Mr. Squali was a Managing Director and Partner at Jefferies LLC Research Division, where he headed the Global Internet and New Media Research team. Mr. Squali was responsible for U.S. equity research and covered the internet software and services in the technology sector. Prior to that, he served as a Managing Director at Gleacher & Company, Inc. Research Division. Mr. Squali launched and managed Gleacher & Company, Inc.’s internet research practice. Prior to that, he served as a Senior Vice President at ING Groep N.V. Research Division. Prior to that, Mr. Squali served as a Managing Director at Laid law Global Securities, Inc., Research Division. He served as Senior Vice President at ING Barings. Mr. Squali served as Managing Director of Laidlaw Asset Management. He served as an Equity Analyst at Broadpoint Capital Inc. Research Division and Ladenburg Thalmann & Co. Inc. Research Division. Mr. Squali is the recipient of The Wall Street Journal's “Best on the Street” 2011 and the Financial Times StarMine All-Star Analyst Award 2009. He has a B.S. in economics from the American Business School in Paris and an MBA from the University of Hartford. Profile
TWST: Your coverage is not strictly e-commerce. How would you define it?

Mr. Squali: The way I would characterize my coverage is really as internet and new media,