Dan Furstenberg is a Managing Director and has worked at Jefferies for over ten years, managing New York Equity Sales, creating the Jefferies Global Data Strategy and serving as a member of its Equity Committee. Dan has advised over one hundred investment managers’ data science teams on their build-out efforts and evaluated over one hundred data vendors. Dan recently co-authored two pieces of data-centric content including a whitepaper on Data Science and the Buy Side and another proprietary data survey. Dan began his career in investment banking, focusing on leveraged finance at Merrill Lynch before joining the tech banking team at Credit Suisse First Boston.