Team Bio

Head of Equity Research

Ashok Kumar


Mr. Kumar joined ThinkEquity in 2018, continuing his distinguished 27 plus year career in equity research. Mr Kumar has held senior research positions at Raymond James, Piper Jaffray, Prudential Securities and at a host of boutique firms. Prior to his career in research, specializing in the technology and healthcare sectors, Mr. Kumar worked in engineering and marketing at Intel Corporation. Having been cited in various publications such as The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, USA Today, Business Week, and Fortune, as well as being regularly featured on CNBC and Bloomberg, Mr. Kumar was named one of Smart Magazine’s 30 Most Influential People in Investing in 2000. Mr. Kumar received a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, a Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University, and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.