Alex Cynamon, Director, is responsible for research as well as Height's external relations. He joined the firm in 2009 soon after its launch, developing the business while establishing and covering many of Height's institutional clients, and then took on research oversight and additional responsibilities in 2013. Prior to Height, Alex worked in institutional equity sales at Credit Suisse and FBR in New York from 2005-2008. Early in his career, he developed new business for The Advisory Board Company in Washington. Additionally, Alex worked at several Washington-based think tanks and strategic advisory firms. He graduated from Brown University in 2001 with an A.B. in International Relations and Russian Studies. Alex has appeared on CNBC.com and Fox Business Network. He has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, and MarketWatch among other news outlets.