PRESS RELEASE – CHRISTOPHER PERRY ELECTED BRITISHAMERICAN BUSINESS CHAIRMAN
LONDON, Thursday 27 October, 2016 – BritishAmerican Business (BAB) CEO Jeffries Briginshaw today welcomed the appointment of Christopher Perry as the organisation’s Chairman.
Perry, President of Global Sales, Marketing and Client Solutions at Broadridge Financial Solutions, brings more than 25 years of financial services experience to the position and deep domain knowledge relating to global banking, capital markets, wealth management and asset management, all key segments of the BAB membership.
Perry has also served as a National Board Member of Make-A-Wish New Jersey and America Scores, a non-profit aiming to enhance literacy for underprivileged children through football.
“Chris brings a wealth of knowledge to the role and has an extensive understanding of the business ties that bind the UK and US economies,” said Briginshaw.
“His track record of leading high performing, global teams and delivering results makes Chris an outstanding selection as Chairman of BritishAmerican Business.”
Perry said he was excited about the new role and in particular identified his desire to create new talent building programs for young professionals within the BAB membership.
“With Great Britain’s relations with the US likely to become even more prominent as the UK leaves the European Union, it’s a great time to be leading the premier transatlantic business organization”, he said. “As we look to take BritishAmerican Business to the next level we are looking for new and innovative ways to capitalize on this relationship and increase the value proposition for our members as they look to build their businesses in winning ways.”
About Broadridge Financial Solutions
Broadridge Financial Solutions Inc. (NYSE:BR) is the leading provider of investor communications and technology-driven-solutions for wealth management, asset management and capital market firms.
About BritishAmerican Business
BritishAmerican Business (BAB), the leading transatlantic business network, is a 501 (c)6, not-for-profit organization dedicated to helping companies connect and build their business on both sides of the Atlantic. Our members are the world’s leading multinational and middle-market companies and include many of the major American and European players in finance, law, insurance, real estate, pharmaceuticals, airlines, technology and media. By providing access to practical, measurable business opportunities through our exclusive networking and targeted marketing platforms, the companies in our membership are able to sustain, grow and celebrate their businesses. The product of a merger between the American Chamber of Commerce (UK) and British-American Chamber of Commerce (US), we serve our members as the single, pre-eminent transatlantic business organization.
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