Industry & Services >> Analyst Interviews >> October 7, 2016

Finding Opportunities Despite Weak Industrial End Markets

Heymann, Nicholas
Nicholas Heymann, Co-Group Head – Global Industrial Infrastructure, joined William Blair & Company in 2011. Mr. Heymann was Managing Director of global industrial infrastructure equity research at Sterne Agee for the last four years. Previously, he was Senior Vice President – Equity Research at Prudential Equity Group from 1997 to 2007; Senior Vice President – Equity Research at NatWest Securities from 1990 to 1997; and Managing Director – 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 number-two stock-picker in electrical equipment by the Financial Times/StarMine in August 2013. Mr. Heymann received a B.S. degree in business administration from the University of Maine at Orono and an MBA from Dartmouth’s Tuck School of Business. Profile
TWST: You cover a wide universe from aerospace to industrial. Can you tell us about the trends you have seen within aerospace?

Mr. Heymann: The overall markets