Technology >> Analyst Interviews >> October 28, 2002

Optical Networking Stocks: Richard Schafer – Cibc World Markets

Schafer, Richard E.
Richard Schafer is Executive Director and an Analyst in CIBC World Markets' equity research department, where he has covered the telecommunications equipment industry, specifically optical networking and fiber optic components, for the past five years. Prior to joining CIBC World Markets, Mr. Schafer worked as a financial analyst and market researcher for Eurofon, Inc. & Co. KG Germany, a subsidiary of wireless test and measurement equipment manufacturer LCC, LLC. Mr. Schafer received his international MBA from the University of South Carolina and holds BS degrees in Finance and Multinational Business from Florida State University. Profile
TWST: Can you tell us what your coverage universe is at CIBC?

Mr. Schafer: I'm a telecom equipment analyst focusing primarily

on optical networking stocks. The names I cover