Careers Archive

Jan 25, 2021
ITT hires former Honeywell IR lead
ITT has appointed Mark Macaluso as its vice president of investor relations, effective January 4 this year. He reports into Emmanuel Caprais, the company’s chief financial officer, and leads the development and execution of ITT’s investor relations strategy. Macaluso previously spent 12 years at Honeywell, where he held a range of financial leadership positions. He served as vice president of investor relations between December 2014 and September 2019, according...
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Jan 11, 2021
Utz Brands names Kevin Powers as senior vice president of investor relations
Utz Brands, the US-based producer of snack foods, has appointed Kevin Powers as its new senior vice president of investor relations. The role became effective on January 4 and Powers reports to Utz’s CFO and executive vice president Cary Devore. Powers joins from CommScope, the network infrastructure company, where he worked as vice president of IR for around two and a half years. In total, he has around 15 years of experience in IR and communication...
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Jan 08, 2021
The Lion Electric Company creates new IR role ahead of Spac deal completion
The Lion Electric Company has appointed Isabelle Adjahi to the newly created role of vice president of investor relations and sustainable development, effective January 11, 2021, ahead of the closing of the transaction that will take the company public through a special purpose acquisition company (Spac). Lion entered into an agreement to merge with Northern Genesis Acquisition Corp – a publicly traded Spac listed on the NYSE – on November 30, 2020. Lion is expe...
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Jan 08, 2021
Compass Minerals appoints senior director of IR
Compass Minerals has announced the appointment of Douglas Kris as its senior director of investor relations. Kris joined the company on December 21, 2020, and reports into chief financial officer Jamie Standen. Kris most recently served as the vice president of investor relations at Montage Resources, where he worked for just under two years. During his time there, he was also responsible for the company’s approach to ESG, according to his LinkedIn page. He was al...
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Jan 07, 2021
Coinbase appoints former Facebook IR director
Coinbase, the digital currency exchange that is expected to list this year, has appointed Anil Gupta as its vice president of investor relations. Gupta joined the company earlier this month and reports to Alesia Haas, Coinbase’s chief financial officer. Gupta tells IR Magazine that he is Coinbase’s first formal IR hire, but that the company has ‘amazing people working on IR activity’. ‘I felt this was a great opportunity for me to ...
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Jan 05, 2021
G1 Therapeutics names William Roberts as vice president of investor relations and corporate communications
G1 Therapeutics, the US healthcare company focused on cancer treatments, has appointed experienced IRO William Roberts as its new vice president of investor relations and corporate communications. Roberts joins from Zynerba Pharmaceuticals where he served as vice president of IR and corporate communications for nearly four years. Prior to that, he was vice president of IR at Adaptimmune. Earlier in his career, Roberts worked as vice president of IR and commun...
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Dec 30, 2020
Tyson Foods names Megan Britt as new vice president of investor relations
Tyson Foods, the US-based global food company focused on meat products, has appointed Megan Britt to the role of vice president of investor relations.  The position is effective from January 4 and Britt will report to Stewart Glendinning, the company’s CFO.  She joins from Corteva Agriscience, where most recently she served as vice president of investor relations for around two years. Prior to Corteva, she held a series of finance roles at DuPont. ...
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Dec 14, 2020
Internal move sees new head of IR for JPMorgan Chase
JPMorgan Chase, which took home two awards at the virtual IR Magazine Awards – US 2020, has named internal hire Reggie Chambers as its new head of investor relations. Chambers, currently chief administrative officer for Chase Consumer Banking, will take up the role on January 1, 2021, as current head of IR Jason Scott moves into another position at ...
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Dec 14, 2020
Careers: Why doesn’t IR command a higher salary?
IR professionals are out on the road – physically or virtually – they market to new investors and maintain the shareholder base with hundreds of investor meetings a year. They are the eyes and ears of the C-suite on the Street and an essential element of defense should an activist shareholder or short-seller show up on the register. So why don’t IR roles command a higher salary? This conversation might be less about salary and compensation and more about proving the ...
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