NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MBS Value Partners, a strategic communications firm specializing in investor relations and strategic corporate communications for domestic and international clients, today announced that Margaret Mager has joined the firm as Managing Director.
Margaret has more than 20 years of experience as an equity research analyst and strategic advisor to public and private companies. She was previously a Managing Director and business unit leader in Goldman Sachs’ equity research department, where she was a top ranked analyst by Institutional Investor Magazine for nine consecutive years covering the global apparel, footwear, sporting goods, luxury goods, retail, and textile industries. While at Goldman Sachs, she led numerous transactions including high profile IPOs such as Ralph Lauren, Coach, Inc., Carter’s Inc., Columbia Sportswear, Under Armour, lululemon athletica, Maidenform, and J.Crew.
Lynn Morgen, a Founding Partner of MBS said, “We are delighted that Margaret has joined MBS Value Partners, leveraging her substantial Wall Street and communications experience, strong reputation with institutional investors, and global consumer and retail industry expertise to benefit the Firm’s clients.”
Mager said, “Joining MBS Value Partners is the perfect platform to leverage my years on Wall Street as a senior sell-side analyst with my more recent experience as a strategic communications advisor. MBS is a growing company with extraordinary potential and is highly regarded for its senior level expertise in investor relations and corporate communications in the U.S. and abroad. I am very excited to work alongside founding partners Lynn Morgen, Betsy Brod, and Monique Skruzny, as well as the entire MBS team, as we help clients drive value through excellence in investor relations, public relations, and strategic communications.”
Margaret is an experienced strategy, investor relations, and corporate communications advisor who has served clients across multiple industries. She worked exclusively with the senior executives at Liz Claiborne, now Kate Spade, as the Company navigated the financial crisis, established a new strategic direction, and restructured its portfolio of over 40 brands. Most recently, she worked at Kekst & Company on a variety of investor relations, strategy, M&A, and crisis communication assignments.
Earlier in her career, Ms. Mager was a buy-side investment professional at General American Investors, a long-term focused growth fund in New York City. She began her Wall Street career at Morgan Stanley after working in Financial Planning & Analysis at a national department store chain. Ms. Mager holds an MBA, Finance with distinction from New York University, where she was named a Stern Scholar; and a BS, Finance, cum laude, from the University of Connecticut.
About MBS Value Partners
Headquartered in New York City, MBS Value Partners is an investor relations and corporate communications firm that provides senior level advisory work and customized investor relations, financial media and corporate communications programs for a growing roster of domestic and international clients in a broad range of industries. In addition to New York, the firm has an office and subsidiary operation in São Paulo, Brazil, and has executives based in a variety of locations in the U.S. and Latin America. For information on our approach, services and leadership team, please visit the MBS Value Partners website at www.mbsvalue.com.