Chief Financial Officer
As Group Chief Financial Officer, Ted is responsible for the company’s financial management, debt and equity funding initiatives, M&A activities and the investor relations program. Prior to being named CFO, Ted had served as the group’s Chief Operating Officer and Chief Investment Officer as the company expanded into four new countries, raised over $5.5 billion in debt and equity funding and completed 13 acquisitions.
Before joining IHS in 2009, Ted was the Managing Director at ARM Capital Partners in Nigeria, where he led Investment AB Kinnevik’s private equity investments in West and Central Africa.
Before moving to Africa, Ted was an Executive Director at JP Morgan in London and a Vice President of the Technology, Media & Telecommunications Group in San Francisco. Ted started his career as a corporate lawyer with Bryan Cave in Missouri, USA.
Ted has an MBA (Finance major) from the Kelly School of Business, Indiana University; a law degree with distinction from the University of Iowa College of Law; and a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration (Accounting major) from Avila University cum laude.