Mr. Strine joined Impala in 2007. Mr. Strine is a SENIOR ANALYST with primary coverage of airlines, hotels, gaming and other leisure services companies. He joined from Bear, Stearns & Co. where he was a Senior Managing Director in Equity Research. He led the firm’s global airline research group and was ranked the number one U.S. airline analyst by Institutional Investor.* With Bear Stearns since 1996, he was based in Hong Kong from 1997 to 1999 where he developed the firm’s Asian emerging market research effort. Prior to Bear Stearns, Mr. Strine practiced law for two years with Wizeman, Hoffman & Walzer in New York where his focus was on corporate and labor law.
Mr. Strine received a B.A. from the University of Vermont and a J.D. from American University.
*Institutional Investor sends questionnaires covering various categories and investment sectors to the directors of research and the CIOs of major money management firms, institutional investors and analysts and portfolio managers at top institutions. Rankings are determined strictly by using numerical scores. The votes awarded to each analyst are weighted based on the size of the institution responding and the place it awarded to that analyst (first, second, third or fourth).