Executive Director and Head of Corporate Communications, Financial Services at IHS Markit
IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) is a world leader in critical information, analytics and expertise for the major industries and markets that drive economies worldwide. The company delivers next-generation information, analytics and solutions to customers in business, finance and government, improving their operational efficiency and providing deep insights that lead to well-informed, confident decisions. IHS Markit has more than 50,000 key business and government customers, including 85 percent of the Fortune Global 500 and the world's leading financial institutions. Headquartered in London, IHS Markit is committed to sustainable, profitable growth.
I am a corporate communications executive with more than 18 years of corporate public relations experience with a heavy focus on media relations. I specialize in financial services and capital markets and have worked for large global PR firms, run my own boutique agency, and currently lead corporate communications for the one of the largest data and services providers to the financial services industry. Along the way, I got my MBA and worked in finance and business development for a Fortune 10 company. Industry expertise: OTC derivatives, financial industry regulation, financial technology (fintech), structured finance, syndicated loans, payments technology, risk analytics, operational risk, trade processing, hedge funds, shareholder activism, private equity, M&A, CDS, CDO, CLO, capital markets, corporate finance, management consulting, high-frequency trading, algorithmic trading, ETFs, asset management, ABS, RMBS, oil & gas.Professional expertise: media relations, crisis/issues management, executive communications, media strategy, communications writing (press releases, Web sites, marketing materials, investor relations, social media).