NEW YORK & CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Clermont Partners, a boutique strategic communications firm with offices in New York and Chicago, is pleased to announce the appointment of Jennifer Childe as Senior Director in Chicago.
“We are delighted to welcome Jennifer to the Clermont Partners team. Her wealth of experience - combining equity research across a variety of sectors with in-house financial and investor relations roles - will bring a unique and important perspective to the firm and to our clients,” said Victoria Sivrais, Founding Partner at Clermont Partners. “Since launching earlier this year, Clermont Partners has quickly established a strong and growing financial communications practice, which has provided a solid foundation for targeted investment to support this growth trajectory and further strengthen the firm’s advisory capabilities.”
Ms. Childe has a broad and successful record of accomplishment in multiple fields, including equity research, investor relations, financial management, and investment & commercial banking. She spent 12 years on Wall Street as a sell-side equity analyst with Credit Suisse and Bear Stearns, where she attained the title of Managing Director. During her tenure as an equity analyst she covered more than 40 companies spanning eight different industries. She frequently appeared on CNBC and other financial programs, and has been widely quoted in business publications such as The Wall Street Journal, Fortune and BusinessWeek.
After moving back to the Midwest, Ms. Childe transitioned into financial management, overseeing the finance and accounting departments for two privately-held companies. More recently she moved into investor relations, where she played an integral role in shaping the investment community’s perception of a global aero communications service provider.
Ms. Childe received her Bachelor’s degree from Cornell University and her MBA from The University of Chicago. She is a Certified Public Accountant and a Chartered Financial Analyst.
The firm’s website can be found at www.clermontpartners.com.
About Clermont Partners
Clermont Partners is a boutique strategic communications firm that offers a wide range of stakeholder relations counsel addressing the nexus between financial communications and issues management. Its fundamental premise is a commitment to provide and execute sophisticated communications strategies that enable clients to realize their valuation and reputation objectives. Clermont Partners’ core capabilities are rooted in capital markets communications extending to global investor relations programs, mergers and acquisitions, IPOs and capital raisings, shareholder activism, complex corporate events, corporate and executive media programs, restructurings and the management of reputational and industry issues.
The team has more than 75 years of combined experience and broad sector knowledge, expertise and global relationships with institutional investors, analysts, investment bankers, venture capital and private equity firms, financial as well as trade media and other influencers across the Industrials, Healthcare and Life Sciences, Energy, Telecommunications, Media & Technology and Consumer industries. They have architected financial and corporate relations programs for companies undertaking major acquisitions or corporate transformations, executing award-winning investor relations programs or managing reputational issues and crises.