After IPO: Do CEOs set up an investor relations department?

February 10th, 2020|

The sudden departure of IPO financial advisors when a company lists on a stock exchange leaves CEOs wondering about how to implement their corporate governance role as it relates to "investor relations". Do sub-Saharan listed companies need to "set up a full-time investor relations department"? It depends on the size of the company being listed. [...]

The worst bad habit of CEOs at investor presentations

February 3rd, 2020|

It is common in sub-Saharan markets for CEOs to invite the attendees of investor presentations (typically analysts) to "speak to the senior management" and ask them questions about the company after the event, over a cup of tea or a beer. This is bad. Generally speaking, members of senior management have not been adequately trained [...]