Analyst Information


Richard Purkiss, MBBS, Ph.D.

Sr Research Analyst

Richard Purkiss, MBBS, Ph.D.

Richard Purkiss is a managing director and senior research analyst at Piper Jaffray covering large-cap pharmaceuticals. Prior to joining Piper Jaffray in 2015, Purkiss spent seven years at Atlantic Equities, where he was a partner covering large-cap US pharmaceutical stocks. Previously he had spent several years covering large-cap European pharmaceutical stocks at J.P. Morgan and UBS. Purkiss received a Master of Business Administration degree from Imperial College London as well as doctorate, medical and bachelor degrees from University College London.


Daniel Wolle, Ph.D.
Research Analyst
Universe Coverage:
Healthcare:   Large-Cap Pharma
ABBVAbbVie Inc.
AMGNAmgen Inc.
AZN LNAstraZeneca PLC
BMYBristol-Myers Squibb Company
LLYEli Lilly and Company
GSK LNGlaxoSmithKline PLC
JNJJohnson & Johnson
MRKMerck & Co., Inc.
NOVN SWNovartis AG
NOVOB DCNovo Nordisk A/S
PFEPfizer Inc.
ROG SWRoche Holding AG
SAN FPSanofi