Amanda Birdsey-Benson, PhD
Director, Senior Research Analyst
- 2 Years with the firm
- 8 Years of industry experience
Amanda is a senior research analyst responsible for research across capitalizations in the Biotechnology industry. In this role, she provides stock recommendations and insights for both developed international and domestic strategies.
Prior to joining the firm, Amanda spent four years as a senior research analyst at Tekla Capital Management where she was responsible for biotechnology and pharmaceuticals, including specialty pharma segments. Prior to that, she worked as an analyst at R.A. Capital focused on health care. Amanda began her career in academics, devoting over 10 years to biology and biochemistry research.
Amanda earned her BS in Biology from the University of Connecticut and her Ph.D. in Biochemistry from Dartmouth College. She later worked as a postdoctoral fellow at MIT McGovern Institute for Brain Research.
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