Dow Jones & Co. CEO Almar Latour despatched out the following to the staff members:
I am thrilled to announce that Liz O’Melia will be joining Dow Jones as main money officer starting on May perhaps 16. She joins us at a distinctive chapter of changeover and progress for our company.
Liz will oversee the global finance crew, supporting the company’s strategic eyesight as very well as working day-to-working day economical activities, and will be liable for overseeing all features of monetary reporting and major our essential finance features. She will serve as business enterprise companion to the broader Dow Jones senior management staff.
Liz was CFO of S&P Scores and is a demonstrated leader in finance and method. Possessing used a big section of her vocation at S&P with a concentration on economic and details providers, she was associated in the company’s transformation from The McGraw-Hill Corporations to S&P Worldwide. She also held the place of senior vice president and world-wide treasurer at S&P World wide. During her job at a variety of multinational businesses, Liz has driven business advancement and benefit generation and has supported profession enhancement for colleagues throughout various finance teams. Prior to the S&P changeover, she had significant involvement with multimedia and broadcasting, which includes Television properties, via then-McGraw-Hill’s publishing house small business.
Most recently, as CFO executive companion at Gartner, Liz recommended CFO purchasers at World-wide 1000 organizations and federal government organizations, partnering with CFOs to recommend on eyesight and method and to aid with digital transformation and economic operations.
All over her finance profession, Liz has been an avid reader of The Wall Street Journal and Barron’s and a consumer of other Dow Jones offerings to help inform strategy and decision-producing. With sizeable acquisition and integration knowledge, Liz is a strategic thinker and is effectively positioned to help us create on our mission to deliver the world’s most dependable journalism, information, data and analytics to assist individuals make conclusions.
We thank David Kerridge for his exemplary management as interim head of finance. He stepped up to direct the function by a crucial time in our transformation, including the setting up and close of our OPIS acquisition and our approaching Base Chemical substances acquisition. David’s leadership has been instrumental in positioning us for the long term, and we search ahead to his ongoing contributions. David will continue on in his role as SVP FP&A.
Remember to be part of me in welcoming Liz to Dow Jones and wishing her results in this vital purpose.