Financial analysis and software provider Brainpower NV has poached
Curtis Fox from Edelman London's financial practice.
Fox has been appointed to the newly-created director of corporate
communications role with a global investor relations brief.
At Edelman, Fox managed an IR team for 18 months.
He denied his departure was related to the appointments of Stephen
Benzikie and Michael Henman earlier this year to head the department
(PRWeek, 9 February).
'I was vigorously headhunted by Brainpower. This was an opportunity too
good to turn down as I am working with much of my former audience,' he
In his latest role, Fox will report to Brainpower chief executive Rocco
Pellegrinelli, and CFO Jennifer Wick.
Fox will concentrate on Europe before rolling out the portfolio into the
US and Far East.