NEW YORK – April 16, 2019 - Prosek Partners, a leading independent public relations and financial communications firm, is pleased to announce David Wells has joined as Partner from Goldman Sachs.
Wells has more than 25 years of strategic financial communications experience and most recently was Chief Marketing and Communications Officer for the Consumer and Investment Management Division of Goldman Sachs, which manages more than $1.5 trillion. He has experience in the areas of corporate strategy, business operations, media and investor relations, corporate and executive reputation management, transaction communications and other special situations. He previously was head of corporate communications for the Americas at Goldman Sachs.
“In our industry, there are few people with the breadth and depth of experience and expertise in both marketing and financial communications that David brings to the table,” said Jennifer Prosek, Managing Partner. “David has been a client and a friend for years and we’ve been able to observe his immense talents both on the commercial and communications side of the business. He will bring great value to our clients, our partnership and our people.”
Added Wells: “Prosek has a tremendous reputation for serving its clients. They hire talented entrepreneurs who know that communicating well is the key to a strong culture and can accelerate the growth of a business. I am thrilled to be a part of the team.”
Wells has degrees from the University of Texas at Austin and Texas Christian University. Prior to joining Goldman Sachs, he was head of marketing and communications for Europe, the Middle East and Africa at J.P. Morgan Chase. He was a journalist before joining the financial services industry who held senior roles at the Financial Times and Bloomberg News. He has also been a commentator for National Public Radio’s Marketplace and was a frequent contributor to programs on CNBC, CNN, the BBC and other networks.
About Prosek Partners
Prosek Partners is among the largest independent public relations firms in the U.S. and one of the few domestic, mid-size firms that offers global capabilities through its London office and international network. Specializing in providing a full range of communications solutions to financial, B2B, and professional services companies, the firm delivers an unexpected level of passion, creativity and marketing savvy. Prosek Partners’ “Unboxed Communications” approach brings breakthrough ideas to every client engagement. Services include digital and traditional media relations, financial communications, investor relations, transaction services, crisis communications and issues management, digital marketing, design and creative services, content creation, publishing, media training and branded entertainment. The firm has been named an Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Company for the ninth consecutive year, a “Top Place to Work in PR” by PR News, A New York Observer Power PR firm, and a Holmes Report Agency of the Year. Prosek Partners is a certified Woman-Owned Business. For more information about Prosek Partners visit www.prosek.com or follow the agency on Twitter at www.twitter.com/prosekpr.