Electra Partners LLP ("Electra Partners"), the private equity specialist, announces the appointment of Monique Dumas as Investor Relations and Corporate Communications Partner. Reporting to the Management Committee, Monique will have specific responsibility for all aspects of investor relations, marketing and public relations for both Electra Partners and its client Electra Private Equity plc.
Monique has 18 years experience in communications within the financial services industry, ten of which in private equity. Prior to joining Electra Partners Monique was an independent strategic communications consultant. Previously she spent seven years at Cinven as Head of Marketing, two years at ABN AMRO Corporate Finance as Global Head of Marketing & Communications and seven years at financial communications agency Shandwick Consultants.
David Symondson, Deputy Managing Partner of Electra Partners said:
"We are delighted to have Monique on board. Having raised our new fund earlier this year we recognise the need for a more strategic management of our wider marketing and communications requirements.
"We place considerable focus on building the strength of our team; the creation of this role is part of Electra Partners' ongoing development and our commitment to being an active player in the mid-market buyout sector again over the coming years."
Monique Dumas said:
"With an evergreen fund and a new LP fund, Electra Partners is entering the next phase of its development and is very well placed to take advantage of the opportunities that arise. I am delighted to be joining the team at such a time."