Analyst Information


Tyler Van Buren

Sr. Research Analyst

Tyler Van Buren

Tyler Van Buren is a principal and senior research analyst at Piper Jaffray covering biotechnology companies. Prior to joining Piper Jaffray in 2018, Van Buren spent five years at Cowen and Company, where he covered large and smid-cap biopharma companies. In 2017, Institutional Investor recognized Van Buren as the No. 1 Rising Star in the specialty pharma category and the No. 2 Rising Star across therapeutics. Previously, Van Buren was a founding member and managing director at New York-based LifeSci Advisors where he helped build the firm's biotechnology research practice. Earlier in his career, he worked at Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Lithera Pharmaceuticals, the Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Van Buren earned a master's degree in biology and a bachelor's degree in biochemistry and cellular biology from the University of California, San Diego.


Alexander Duncan, PhD
Research Analyst
Universe Coverage:
Healthcare:   Biotechnology
ADVMAdverum Biotechnologies, Inc.
AGIOAgios Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
BGNEBeiGene Ltd.
BCRXBioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
BHVNBiohaven Pharmaceutical Holding Company Ltd
BLUEbluebird bio, Inc.
CRNXCrinetics Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
CBAYCymaBay Therapeutics Inc.
GILDGilead Sciences, Inc.
INCYIncyte Corporation
IONSIonis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
KURAKura Oncology, Inc.
LOXOLoxo Oncology, Inc.
NKTRNektar Therapeutics
OTICOtonomy, Inc.
OVIDOvid Therapeutics Inc.
TBPHTheravance Biopharma, Inc.