Analyst Information

Piper Jaffray Investment Research

 

Mike Ritzenthaler

Sr Research Analyst

Mike Ritzenthaler

Michael Ritzenthaler is a vice president and senior research analyst at Piper Jaffray, focusing on chemicals, advanced materials, and industrial biotechnology companies. Prior to joining Piper Jaffray in 2010, Ritzenthaler worked as a chemical engineer for a Dow/Cargill JV, as well as plant design and construction with AMEC. He co-invented patents for fractionating lignocellulosics and yeast biotechnology, and won a NASA award for R&D work on polymer composites. Ritzenthaler has bachelor degrees in chemistry from Lawrence University, in chemical engineering from Washington University in St. Louis, and an MBA from the University of Minnesota. He has held the Professional Engineer license from the State of Minnesota since 2007.

Associates:

Klein, Michael
Research Analyst
Universe Coverage:
Clean Technology & Industrial Growth:   Chemicals & Advanced Materials
AYIAcuity Brands, Inc.
ALBAlbemarle Corporation
BCPCBalchem Corporation
CECelanese Corporation
CHMTChemtura Corporation
CREECree, Inc.
ECLEcolab Inc.
DDEI DuPont de Nemours & Co.
GEVOGevo, Inc.
GTATGT Advanced Technologies
FULHB Fuller Co.
HUNHuntsman Corporation
KIORKiOR, Inc.
LYBLyondellBasell Industries
RPMRPM International Inc.
SZYMSolazyme, Inc.
TCPITCP International Holdings Ltd.
VECOVeeco Instruments Inc.
GRAW.R. Grace & Co.