Careers Monthly archive

Dec 28, 2018
Flotek appoints new CFO
Houston-based chemical company Flotek Industries has today appointed Elizabeth Wilkinson as CFO. Wilkinson will be responsible for the company’s financial strategy, planning and reporting, as well as investor relations, treasury and corporate development functions. She will be based in Houston, reporting to Flotek’s CEO, president and chairman, John Chisholm. Wilkinson, a certified public accountant, brings more than 30 years of experience to Flote...
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Dec 24, 2018
Tesla director of IR departs
Tesla’s director of investor relations, Aaron Chew, has left the company, adding to a long list of departures from the company this year. Chew joined Tesla in 2016 after its acquisition of solar energy company Solar City in 2016, where he reported to senior director of IR Martin Viecha. Chew was previously a sell-side equity research analyst on Wall Street with Morgan Stanley and JPMorgan. Tesla’s senior ranks have seen high-profile exits in every...
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Dec 24, 2018
Fifteen questions with DBX Entertainments
1. How long have you been in IR?  I’ve been doing public equity IR for the past four years, but my career in IR spans close to 10. Prior to my current role, I headed IR for a venture capital group and before that I headed IR for the private equity division of an asset management group.  2. What did you do before IR?  I started my career in human rights and development research. Many of the skills learned early on in...
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Dec 21, 2018
30 IR stars in 30 days: Jeannie Ong
IR Magazine has a long history of honoring those men, women and companies around the world that excel at investor relations. In celebration of 30 years of IR Magazine, we selected 30 IR stars that have shone particularly brightly over the past three decades and will be posting one profile each day for 30 days, giving you the gift of an IR advent calendar.  ...
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Dec 20, 2018
30 IR stars in 30 days: Magdalena Moll of OMV
IR Magazine has a long history of honoring those men, women and companies around the world that excel at investor relations. In celebration of 30 years of IR Magazine, we selected 30 IR stars that have shone particularly brightly over the past three decades and will be posting one profile each day for 30 days, giving you the gift of an IR advent calendar.  ...
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Dec 20, 2018
Six-month review: Célia d’Everlange of SMCP
Six months into your new position, has the job lived up to your expectations? It’s fully in line with my expectations. In fact, it’s even better! The entrepreneurial aspect is really exciting. As a newly listed company, everything to do with financial communication has to be created from scratch so it’s all about putting in place best practices, growing analyst coverage and attending as many conferences and roadshows as possible to increase aw...
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Dec 13, 2018
30 IR stars in 30 days: Richard Jones of Indorama Ventures
IR Magazine has a long history of honoring those men, women and companies around the world that excel at investor relations. In celebration of 30 years of IR Magazine, we selected 30 IR stars that have shone particularly brightly over the past three decades and will be posting one profile each day for 30 days, giving you the gift of an IR advent calendar.  ...
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Dec 10, 2018
Meira appoints John Gollifer as new general manager
The Middle East Investor Relations Association (Meira) has announced the appointment of John Gollifer as its new general manager. He will join Meira on January 20, 2019 succeeding Clemence Piot, who has been general manager since 2014. Gollifer has a strong track record and extensive international experience in the field of IR, having been general manager and executive director of the board of the UK’s IR Society for six years. Prior to this, he spent 11 years at ...
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Dec 06, 2018
GMS appoints Leslie Kratcoski as head of IR
GMS, a leading North American distributor of gypsum wallboard and suspended-ceiling systems, has appointed Leslie Kratcoski as its first vice president of investor relations. She reports directly to Mike Callahan, president and CEO of GMS, and joins the firm from Snap-on, an NYSE-listed, S&P 500 global manufacturer and marketer of professional tools and equipment, where she spent nine years leading the investor relations program. Prior to that, she worked...
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Dec 05, 2018
30 IR stars in 30 days: Ignacio Cuenca of Iberdrola
IR Magazine has a long history of honoring those men, women and companies around the world that excel at investor relations. In celebration of 30 years of IR Magazine, we selected 30 IR stars that have shone particularly brightly over the past three decades and will be posting one profile each day for 30 days, giving you the gift of an IR advent calendar.  ...
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