Technology >> Analyst Interviews >> April 7, 2003

Investing In Security Software: Garrett Bekker Iii – Kaufman Bros Lp

GARRETT A. BEKKER III is Managing Director of Equity Research with Kim & Company LLC and currently covers the information security industry. Mr. Bekker has a diverse background in financial markets, including over seven years in the securities business. Prior to joining Kim & Company, Mr. Bekker was a Vice President of Equity Research at Kaufman Bros. LP and Senior Technology Analyst at Josephthal & Co. He has also previously worked as a financial journalist and taught economics and finance at the undergraduate and graduate levels at St. John's University and the New School University. He earned a BA degree with honors at the University of Buffalo and completed all coursework for a PhD in Economics (magna cum laude) at the New School University in New York. Profile
TWST: What is the Kaufman Bros.' focus on software and where does

your specific grouping fit into that overall game plan?

Mr. Bekker: Kaufman Bros. has been known for having a focus