Andi has more than 15 years of experience helping clients communicate effectively when it matters most. Her areas of expertise include:
Investor Relations and Financial Communications
Andi works closely with clients to develop IR and financial communications programs to meet their needs on offense and defense. She helps clients reinvent and refine their equity stories and corporate narratives, working with them to convey important information clearly and consistently to key stakeholders. She also conducts presentation and media training, including coaching clients on how to succeed in the virtual environment. She provides ongoing support to companies including American Airlines, FedEx, Phillips 66, Procter & Gamble, Solvay, Thermo Fisher Scientific and Ventas.
She advises companies involved in both friendly and unsolicited M&A transactions. Her experience includes advising Thermo Fisher Scientific in its acquisition of PPD, Inc., DirecTV in its sale to AT&T, and US Airways in its merger with American Airlines. She has also advised on numerous spin-off transactions including Sealed Air in its spin-off of Diversey Care and Ventas in its spin-off of Care Capital Properties.
Shareholder Activism/Proxy Fights
She helps companies with activism defense and deterrence strategies. Her recent experience includes Procter & Gamble (Trian), Deckers (Marcato), Lowe’s (D.E. Shaw), and DuPont (Trian).
She helps her clients take control through crises of all types, including cyber breaches, management changes, litigation and financial restatements.
In 2012 Andi was named one of PR News’ “People to Watch.” Prior to joining Joele Frank in 2006, she worked at Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide in the Corporate and Investor Relations practice. She received a BA in English from Dartmouth College.