Senior Vice President, Investor Relations
Jerry Leshne is Senior Vice President, Investor Relations of the Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG), one of the world’s leading organizations of advertising agencies and marketing services companies.
Leshne joined Interpublic in 2004 as Vice President, Financial Planning and Analysis and Investor Relations. Prior to joining the company, Leshne was Head of Fixed Income Management of Rockefeller & Co., responsible for fixed income investment strategy, trading and client communication. Before Rockefeller, he was Vice President, Investor Relations, of Dow Jones & Company. Prior to joining Dow Jones, Leshne worked for Sears, Roebuck and Co. in a broad range of financial management responsibilities, including corporate finance, treasury, divisional CFO and investor relations.
Leshne is a member of the CFA Institute and the New York Society of Security Analysts. He holds an MBA from the University of Chicago, an M.A. in Economics from the University of Michigan, and the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.
Mr. Leshne is on the Executive Committee, and is a past President, of the Investors Relations Association (IRA), an organization of senior Investor Relations professionals representing a diverse group of large public companies, and the oldest Investor Relations group in the U.S.