Careers Monthly archive

Aug 27, 2020
CFOs focus on strategy as Covid-19 hits
Chief financial officers have switched focus to serve as strategists and change agents, according to research from Grant Thornton, which surveyed CFOs in February and again in May once the global coronavirus pandemic had set in. The biggest change is in the CFO’s role as strategist, with 42 percent of CFOs saying they spent as much as half of their time as strategists ...
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Aug 25, 2020
Artemis Gold appoints vice president of capital markets
Nick Campbell has been appointed as vice president of capital markets for Artemis Gold, effective immediately. Campbell’s appointment is part of a wave of new management hires and coincides with the closing of Artemis Gold’s acquisition of the Blackwater Project from New Gold. The deal closed for an initial fee of $105 mn, with further add-ons to be paid over time, according to ...
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Aug 20, 2020
Antares Pharma appoints new vice president of IR
Antares Pharma has appointed Tram Bui as its new vice president of corporate communications and investor relations. Bui reports into Fred Powell, the company’s chief financial officer, and succeeds Jack Howarth, who is scheduled to retire on August 31. Howarth has served as the vice president of corporate affairs since 2012. Bui has spent her recent career working at investor relations and communications advisory firms, including The Ruth Group and KCSA Str...
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Aug 19, 2020
New head of IR at Jackson National Life Insurance
Jackson National Life Insurance Company has appointed former AIG head of IR Liz Werner as its new senior vice president of investor relations. Taking up the role on August 10, Werner brings 10 years’ experience across the financial services industry, including banking, insurance and advisory services. She joins the company’s senior leadership team, where she reports to Axel André, executive vice president and CFO of Jackson, and will lead an established investo...
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Aug 18, 2020
BD names top analyst to newly created IR role
BD (Becton Dickinson and Company), one of the world’s largest medical technology firms, has named Kristen Stewart as its senior vice president of strategy and investor relations – a new role for the company. Stewart, who brings two decades of experience to the role, most recently led the medical technology research franchise at Barclays Capital. She has been recognized by Institutional Investor as one of the top three analysts in the Medical Supplies &...
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Aug 04, 2020
Credit Suisse names Kinner Lakhani as head of investor relations
Credit Suisse has appointed Kinner Lakhani as its new head of investor relations.  Lakhani, who joined the European bank last year, will continue in his existing role of head of group strategy and development alongside his IR responsibilities.  Prior to Credit Suisse, Lakhani worked on the sell side at Deutsche Bank where he was head of European company research and advisory, as well as head of European financials research.  Before that, he worked a...
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Aug 03, 2020
Premier appoints vice president of IR
Premier has named Angie McCabe as vice president of investor relations. She succeeds Jim Storey, who retired with effect from June 30. McCabe is now responsible for engaging with the financial community and communicating the company’s investment thesis, in partnership with Ben Krasinski, Premier’s director of investor relations. Prior to joining Premier, McCabe held IR and corporate communications positions at Veracyte, WellCare Health Plans, HealthNet...
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