Bob Anastasi is a recently retired investment professional with broad experience in capital markets and technology. He is the former Chair of Global Equity Research at Raymond James Financial, where he led the development of one of the largest investment research platforms in the brokerage industry. Prior to joining Raymond James in 1999, Mr. Anastasi covered the technology industry at The Robinson Humphrey Company beginning in 1982. He was ranked among the top five PC analysts in The Wall Street Journal Best on the Street survey five times, twice taking top honors. He was also named one of 20 executives to watch in the computer industry by Computer Reseller News. Mr. Anastasi also held a variety of management positions with Hewlett Packard and Ford Motor Company. He has a B.S. in mechanical engineering from Northeastern University and an MBA from the Harvard Business School.