Brad Ball is a Managing Director responsible for the research coverage of the Specialty / Consumer Finance industry.
Prior to joining Evercore, Mr. Ball was a Managing Director at Ladenburg Thalman covering Financial Services. From 2005 to 2008, Mr. Ball was the Senior Specialty and Consumer Finance Analyst at Citi Investment Research, where he was 2nd Team and Runner-Up for Consumer Finance and Mortgage Finance in Institutional Investor’s annual polls. From 2000 to 2005, he was the Senior Specialty and Mortgage Finance Analyst at Prudential, and was ranked Runner-Up for Mortgage Finance in the 2004 Institutional Investor poll. Mr. Ball also spent six years at Credit Suisse covering the Specialty Finance industry. From 1986 to 1994, Mr. Ball was a Senior Examiner in Bank Supervision and Regulation at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, where he was awarded the FRBNY’s Presidential Award for Excellence on three separate occasions.
Mr. Ball received a B.A. in History and Environmental Studies from Williams College and an M.B.A. from New York University’s Stern School of Business.