Interdealer broker Tullett Prebon has made a new senior hire, appointing Rebecca Shelley as its Global Head of Corporate Affairs, per a company statement.
In her new role Ms. Shelley will be reporting directly to the company’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO) John Phizackerley. In this role, she will be tasked with the assimilation of the different communications and marketing teams. In addition, her appointment will see her join the group’s Global Executive Committee – she enters into her new role on September 1, 2016.
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The appointment of Ms. Shelley also comes at a critical time for the group, which is nearing the completion of an acquisition of the ICAP global hybrid voice broking and information business, which is slated to finish in Q4 2016. She joins Tullett Prebon after multiple senior level roles spanning back over two decades.
Prior to Tullett Prebon, she worked as the Group Corporate Affairs Director at Tesco and Group Communications Director at Prudential, among other positions.
According to Mr. Phizackerley, in a recent statement on the appointment, “I am delighted to welcome Rebecca to Tullett Prebon and, in due course, to TP ICAP. We will be working extremely closely together as I further develop the TP ICAP corporate profile and engage with all of our stakeholders in the UK and around the world. Rebecca’s PR, IR and public affairs experience is very broad and deep and she will be a most valuable addition to my team.”
“This is an excellent time to be joining John Phizackerley and his team. With the creation of TP ICAP on the horizon, I will be looking to build a strong, multi-faceted, communications function, as befits a company of its ambition, and to grow and develop the corporate profile,” added Ms. Shelley in an accompanying statement.