Edward serves as a Managing Director in the firm’s technology practice where he is responsible for capital markets advisory and investor relations. He joins ICR with nearly 15 years of Wall Street research experience, all in the technology sector, and brings deep expertise across technology, finance, and capital markets.
This experience has yielded a strong foundation in what drives the capital formation, public offering, and investor communications process, with focus on investor positioning and messaging against a dynamic technology marketplace. Throughout his career, Edward has built relationships with hundreds of company management teams, investors, and industry participants across the technology and investing ecosystems.
Prior to BTIG, he worked on the enterprise software team at BMO Capital Markets. Previously, he spent seven years as a technology analyst at Lazard Capital Markets, where he focused on data center technologies, enterprise and service provider networking, and data storage. Earlier in his career, Mr. Parker was a technology associate at WR Hambrecht and Cowen and Company. He started his career at Glass Lewis, a corporate governance analysis firm, based in San Francisco.
Edward holds a BA from the University of California, Berkeley.