David Nierengarten, PhD
Managing Director, Wedbush Securities
David Nierengarten, Ph.D., has been a senior analyst covering small-mid cap biotech stocks with a heavy focus on oncology, rare disease and gene therapy. His prior experience in venture capital and operations at a private biotechnology company, helps him succeed in analyzing both science and business models. In addition, David has results in predicting Dendreon’s looming bankruptcy, and several M&A events involving NPS Pharmaceuticals and Anacor. David received his B.S. in Biochemistry from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and Ph.D. in Molecular and Cell Biology from the University of California at Berkeley.