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Feb 24, 2021
Entergy Corporation names Bill Abler as vice president of investor relations
Entergy Corporation, the power company based in New Orleans, has appointed Bill Abler as vice president of investor relations, effective March 26.  With Entergy since 2003, Abler has held senior roles in commercial development and innovation, commercial operations and the wholesale commodities business, according to a company statement. Prior to joining Entergy, he worked for companies including Exxon, UBS Warburg and Apache Corporation. ‘Bill brings broad...
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Feb 22, 2021
Canadian Tire Corporation appoints new head of IR
Canadian Tire Corporation has appointed Karen Keyes as its new head of investor relations. Keyes succeeds Lisa Greatrix, who will stay with the company as an adviser and to assist with the transition ahead of her retirement this year. Keyes reports into Gregory Craig, Canadian Tire’s executive vice president and chief financial officer, and leads an IR team of 2.5 people. She joined just before the company’s most recent earnings announcement on February 18. ...
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Feb 17, 2021
Valvoline names Mahmoud Sharaf to run investor relations and treasury
Valvoline, the US-based supplier of motor oil and other automotive products, has named Mahmoud Sharaf as its new vice president of investor relations and treasurer.  In this role, Sharaf manages the combined IR and treasury functions, with responsibility for areas including capital allocation strategy. He reports to Valvoline’s CFO Mary Meixelsperger. Most recently, Sharaf worked as an adviser to Saudi Arabia’s minister for energy and several public comp...
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Feb 11, 2021
Wish appoints vice president of investor relations
Wish has appointed Dennis Walsh as its first vice president of investor relations, effective February 1. Walsh reports into Rajat Bahri, CFO of Wish, which concluded its IPO on Nasdaq in December 2020. Walsh spent the last 18 months at Postmates, serving as its senior director and head of investor relations. He joined the company in September 2019, shortly before its planned IPO. The company ultimately announced that Uber would be acquiring Postmates. That transact...
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Feb 02, 2021
Scientific Games names Jim Bombassei as senior vice president of investor relations
Scientific Games, the Nasdaq-listed gambling products company, has named Jim Bombassei as its new senior vice president of investor relations. Bombassei is now responsible for IR at both Scientific Games and its listed subsidiary SciPlay, as well as serving as an adviser to the management team, according to a company statement. Most recently, Bombassei worked at Viacom as senior vice president of IR and treasurer. In total, he spent nearly 30 years at the med...
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