Vice President, Investor Relations
Paul Silverstein joined Coherent Corp. in May 2023 as Vice President, Investor Relations. Mr. Silverstein brings to Coherent over 25 years of experience in investor relations and corporate finance as a senior analyst covering the communications and networking equipment and optical component industries. Previously, he spent 10 years as a managing director and senior analyst at Cowen, Inc. Prior to Cowen, he was a senior analyst at Credit Suisse, Needham & Company, and Robertson Stephens. He practiced law as an associate at Pryor Cashman Sherman & Flynn and at Weil, Gotshal & Manges prior to launching his career in equity research.
During his equity research career, Mr. Silverstein was recognized as a leading analyst in his coverage sectors by a number of independent third-party organizations, including the Institutional Investor magazine’s annual analyst survey and the Wall Street Journal’s “Best on the Street” analyst survey. He holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania, an MBA from Columbia Business School, and a JD from Cornell Law School.