Sharon Zackfia

Sharon Zackfia

Group Head-Consumer
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Specialties: Leisure and Lifestyle Brands, Restaurants

Sharon Zackfia, CFA, partner, group head–consumer sector, joined the equity research group of William Blair in 2000 with a focus on restaurants, leisure, and lifestyle brands. Previously, Ms. Zackfia worked in research at Credit Suisse First Boston and with the Nasdaq Stock Market and Jennison Associates. Ms. Zackfia was named No. 1 earnings estimator in the 2015 StarMine Analyst Awards for her coverage of restaurants, was recognized by The Wall Street Journal’s Best on the Street as the No. 1 stock analyst in restaurants in 2010 and 2011 while also ranking No. 2 in 2010 in leisure goods and services, and was named the No. 1 stock picker in restaurants in both 2009 and 2010 in the Financial Times/StarMine World’s Top Analysts listing. Ms. Zackfia received a B.A. from Yale University.

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