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Investor Relations and Marketing Member Community


This EMPEA Member Community centers around the Investor Relations and Marketing professionals within our global network, connecting our vibrant community of specialists in these fields to each other and creating forums for peer-to-peer exchange of technical expertise, issues-based advising, best practices, data and research, and industry innovation.

It is our hope that by bringing this network together in one forum with year-round opportunities to connect, meet and exchange expertise, we can foster fruitful relationships and support further professional development.


What does it mean to be involved in the Investor Relations and Marketing Member Community?

  • Inclusion in the Only Community for Emerging Markets IR and Marketing Professionals
  • Peer-to-Peer Exchange of Ideas, Technical Expertise, Best Practices and Industry Connections
  • Connections to Press Seeking Emerging Markets Expertise from EMPEA’s Global Network
  • Issues-Based Advising and Peer-to-Peer Networking
  • Opportunities to Author and Disseminate Professional Development Articles and Resources
  • Access to EMPEA Data and Research for Investor Meetings and Presentations
  • Meet-and-Greet Events and In-Market Meetings
  • And more!


For more information or to request an invitation, contact Holly Radel at +1 202 333 8171.


Steering Committee

The EMPEA Investor Relations and Marketing Member Community Steering Committee is composed of dedicated and experienced marketing and investor relations professionals whose leadership and expertise are helping to guide this inaugural EMPEA Member Community. Our Steering Committee members bring a wealth of experience to this peer-to-peer exchange, while all sharing the same commitment to emerging markets and passion for their profession.

Click here to learn more about the EMPEA Investor Relations and Marketing Member Community Steering Committee »


Steering Committee Members

  • Committee Chair: Brian Bank, Principal, FIRST Avenue
  • Gonzalo Alende Serra, Partner and Chief Administrative Officer, Southern Cross Group
  • David Bernstein, Partner, Baring Vostok Capital Partners
  • Neil Brown, Partner and Head of Investor Development Group, Actis
  • Gustavo Eiben, Managing Director and Head of Business Development, The Rohatyn Group
  • J-P Fourie, Head of Investor Relations, Metier
  • Scott Gregory, Partner, Snowbridge Advisors
  • Mounir Guen, Chief Executive Officer, MVision Private Equity Advisers
  • Ghada Hammouda, Head of Corporate Communications and CMO, Qalaa Holdings
  • Keith Innes, Managing Director, Clearwater Capital Partners
  • Heather Jensen, Vice President of Investor Relations, 57 Stars
  • Kathryn Kantarian, Vice President of Investor Relations, Siguler Guff & Company
  • Kikelomo Longe, Vice President, African Capital Alliance (ACA)
  • Marie-France Mathes, Managing Director, MACON PE
  • Nick Moon, Partner of Strategic Partnerships and Investor RelationsLeapFrog Investments
  • Dabney Tonelli, Investor Relations Partner, Helios Investment Partners
  • Chelsea Wilkinson, Head of Corporate Relations, Ethos Private Equity