As a senior research analyst for First Light, Ben Law plays a significant role in the execution of the firm’s investment processes, including identifying and analyzing prospective and existing portfolio investments.
Prior to joining First Light, Law honed his research skills at Chicago-based Driehaus Capital Management, where he began working as an equity research analyst in 2008. During his tenure at Driehaus, Law supported investment strategies across a wide range of geographies, sectors and market-caps, including U.S. mid-cap, U.S. large-cap, focused equity growth, global growth, international discovery and the firm’s nearly $1 billion international small-cap fund. While at Driehaus, Law was promoted to senior analyst covering global industrials and utilities, as well as international small-cap companies. Law earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Minnesota Duluth’s Labovitz School of Business and Economics.