By Powerscourt on 17/04/2019

NEWS: Powerscourt hires Chairman of UK Investor Relations Society

Powerscourt, the independent strategic communications and reputation management consultancy, is pleased to announce that David Lloyd-Seed has started as Head of Capital Markets within its Investor Relations practice. David is a hugely experienced IR professional and will be working closely with Powerscourt’s Investor Relations team comprising Marina Calero, Eavan Gannon and Alison Watson, while also taking on a broader role to help spearhead the consultancy’s advice on capital markets communications both for its existing and new clients.

David is currently Chair of the UK Investor Relations Society and most recently was Director of IR at Telefonica UK (O2), having held similar roles at Dixons Retail and Severn Trent. David started his career in Corporate Broking working for a number of blue chip banks including BZW, Dresdner Kleinwort Benson and Citi.

Commenting on his appointment David said: “I’m delighted to be joining Powerscourt as they are a dynamic, energetic agency utterly focused on delivering excellent service for their clients. There is a significant opportunity to help companies get the most out of their listing and drive value for all stakeholders. With our unrivalled expertise and experience in Investor Relations we can offer clients tailor-made IR services to enable them to win in the competition for capital. I look forward to working with the teams here to enhance our clients’ value.”