Nielsen CFO Brian West Promoted To COO, Jamere Jackson Appointed CFO
February 24, 2014 at 9:14 AM (PT)
NIELSEN has upped CFO BRIAN WEST to the role of COO. JAMERE JACKSON, who joins the company from GENERAL ELECTRIC, has been appointed CFO. These management changes are effective MARCH 10th.
“Our company has never been in a better place, due in large measure to BRIAN's vision, leadership, and execution over the last seven years,” said CEO MITCH BARNS. "BRIAN is a trusted colleague and an exceptional business partner, with a proven track record of value creation. As a key member of our leadership team, he has played an integral role in defining our growth strategy, allocating capital and delivering value to our shareholders. His deep understanding of NIELSEN's people, operations, and clients well positions him to drive value in his new role as COO.”
"JAMERE’s extensive experience in leading global finance operations and driving profitable growth make him an excellent choice to help drive NIELSEN’s performance to new heights. His business acumen and proven leadership will be great additions to our senior team and company as we continue along our positive trajectory to achieving our long-term financial framework and enhancing shareholder return,” said BARNS.