Ipreo, a portfolio company of the Blackstone Group and Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division, said it has hired Ronnie West as EVP and Managing Director of Global Human Resources. West was most recently an MD at Barclays.
NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Ipreo, a leading global provider of market intelligence and productivity solutions to corporate and financial services professionals, announced that it has hired Ronnie West as EVP and Managing Director of Global Human Resources.
West comes to Ipreo with over 15 years of HR experience, most recently as a Managing Director at Barclays, where he spent the previous six years leading global HR teams, transforming HR and recruitment, launching new business divisions, and managing through acquisitions and restructurings. Prior to Barclays, Ronnie held a number of senior HR positions at Unilever for business divisions across Europe, Asia and North America. He will be based in New York.
“The strength of Ronnie’s industry experience – particularly as relates to recruitment will make him an asset to the organization as we continue to execute on our plans for strategic growth,” said Scott Ganeles, CEO of Ipreo. “We are delighted to have him on board.”
Ipreo is a leading global provider of financial services technology, data and analytics. We support all participants in the capital-raising process including banks, public and private companies, institutional and individual investors, as well as research, asset management and wealth management firms. Our unique, cross-asset class solutions equip our clients with the information and tools they need for more effective decision-making and a more efficient workflow. Ipreo is private-equity held by Blackstone and Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division, and has more than 900 employees serving clients in every major financial hub around the world. www.ipreo.com