JPMorgan Chase Senior Analyst, Telecom & Networking Equipment/IT Hardware. Rod Hall joined JPMorgan in September 2006 and covers Communications Equipment, Handset, IT Hardware and Data Networking stocks. Rod has been top 3 ranked by Institutional Investor for his coverage in the US and in Europe multiple times. Before joining JPMorgan, he worked for eight years at Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein as a Director on the #1 ranked Telecoms Equity Research team there. Rod began his career at AT&T, where he worked for 8 years in the US and Europe in both the business services and consumer services business units. Rod studied Electrical Engineering as an undergrad and got his MBA at INSEAD in France. He is interested in the economics of new technologies and speaks regularly on the subject at industry events.