Bret is a Director and Portfolio Manager/Analyst on TimesSquare’s equity team. He is responsible for research coverage of the health care services and tools & diagnostics industries. Prior to joining TimesSquare in 2019, Bret was portfolio manager, senior analyst and a director at Allianz Global Investors with management and research responsibilities for the health care team. He was previously a senior health care analyst at Pura Vida Investments; Oppenheimer; Brean Murray, Carret; and Leerink Swann. Before that, he was an equity research associate at SG Cowen. Bret served in U.S. Air Force as a Communication, Navigation, and Defensive Systems Specialist, and then graduated magna cum laude with a B.S. in Finance from Florida State University. He also has an M.B.A. from Kelley School of Business at Indiana University and is a member of the CFA Institute.