Analyst Information


Brooks West

Sr. Research Analyst

Brooks West

Brooks West is a principal and senior research analyst at Piper Jaffray covering medical technology companies with a focus on cardiovascular and related therapeutic categories. West leverages his prior experience as the director of marketing and business development at a medical device company, along with an extensive network of physician and industry relationships, to provide a unique perspective on the medtech sector. Prior to joining Piper Jaffray in 2011 he covered medical technology for four years at Craig-Hallum Capital, and has in total 20 years of financial and medtech industry experience. West received his BSBA from the Boston University School of Management.


Thomas Bakas
Research Analyst
Laura Sand
Research Analyst
Universe Coverage:
Healthcare:   Medical Technology: Cardiovascular & Diversified, Large-Cap Pharma
ANGOAngioDynamics Inc.
ATRCAtriCure, Inc.
BAXBaxter International Inc.
BSXBoston Scientific Corporation
BCRC.R. Bard, Inc.
CRYCryoLife, Inc.
DXCMDexCom, Inc.
EWEdwards Lifesciences Corporation
ELGXEndologix Inc.
ICUIICU Medical, Inc.
PODDInsulet Corporation
JNJJohnson & Johnson
MDTMedtronic plc
MMSIMerit Medical Systems, Inc.
NVRONevro Corp.
NVTRNuvectra Corporation
SPNCSpectranetics Corporation (The)
TNDMTandem Diabetes Care, Inc.
TFXTeleflex Incorporated
VASCVascular Solutions, Inc.