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ABOUT US

Stock Specialist brings investors diligent research and meticulous attention to detail.

 

Our company employs a diverse group of professional analysts specialising at covering a wide range of sectors and companies.
 

Our reports aim to make research accessible all types of investors, from beginners to advanced, by presenting our analysis in a clear and straightforward manner.

Meet The Team

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Mark Elzayed

 

CEO

Mark graduated with a double degree with a Bachelor of Applied Finance and a Bachelor of Commerce Professional Accounting from Macquarie University.
Mark has been influential in the financial services industry in Australia. He has been the Wealth Manager at Australia’s top boutique financial firms and comes with a strong background in funds management and stockbroking. Mark has worked with thousands of Australia’s value investors adding value through his unique research and analytical methods.
Mark has been an active member in the healthcare space raising capital over $50 Million for a variety of unique Pre-IPO opportunities listing on American Exchanges.

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Karan Gurnani

Managing Director

Karan Graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce with a Major in international business. Karan began his career at one the largest IT firms worldwide - Tech Mahindra, where he was influential in strategy execution across the United Kingdom. This company is listed on the NSE with a market capitalisation of 534.4B
In Australia, Karan worked with Australia’s leading financial Firms having been recognised as having excellent investor management skills and a strong understanding of fundamental analysis.
Karan has been actively involved in aiding the commercialisation of Healthcare assets allowing these assets to be listed on the largest exchanges in the world.

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Anthony Foglar

International Markets Correspondent

Anthony is an experienced Chief Executive Officer with a demonstrated history of working in the financial services industry. Skilled in Mutual Funds, Management, M&A, Trading, Financial Analysis and modeling. Strong business development professional with an MBA focused in Finance.
Anthony has achieved monumental success in the financial industry. In the early stages of his career, Anthony developed the research models used to invest approximately EUR3 billion and Researched and invested in European Financials (real estate, banks, holding companies, asset managers), Industrials and Luxury Goods Sectors.He and his team outperformed the Eurostoxx index by approximately 4% per year.
Anthony has also worked for Merrill Lynch and is a Board Member of the Investment Committee of the Merrill Lynch Pension Fund.

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Mark Garro

Head of Research

Mark is one of our valued investment analysis contributors. He has over 20 years of corporate finance experience in prestigious global and national leaders in investment banking including Goldman Sachs, Marks & Spencer and Tabcorp. He has extensive expertise in financial analysis, investment evaluation and commercial decision making, particularly within technology focused businesses.
In 2017, Mark shifted to managing personal investments full time and remains dedicated to detailed company research and financial evaluations. Mark holds a bachelor of Business (Accountancy) from RMIT and is a qualified member of CPA Australia.

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Gaurav Barick

Research Analyst

Mr. Gaurav Barick is a proud alumnus of Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, New Delhi & an Investment Banker specialized in Valuation, Private Equity, FDI, Equity Research, Portfolio Management and M&A.

Mr Barick is having almost 10 years of Investment Banking & Policy Making experience with top Public and Private sector organizations. Emerging Economies are one of its core strategic areas for conducting Research, Investment, Cross-border acquisitions, FDI & Valuation.

Currently Gaurav is working on many initiatives covering US, UK, Russia, India, Brazil, Singapore & South Africa. During the 10- year tenure as an Investment Banker, he has completed more than 700 Valuation & more than 30 Merger & Acquisitions across different Context & Industries.