JELD-WEN Names James Armstrong Vice President of Investor Relations
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, November 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — JELD-WEN Holding, Inc. (NYSE: JELD), one of the world’s leading manufacturers of building products, today announced James Armstrong joined the company as Vice President of Investor Relations. He will report to Julie C.AlbrechtExecutive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.
Armstrong brings over 15 years of investment analysis experience with a strong focus on the building products industry, both on the buy and sell side. Most recently, he was Vice President of Investor Relations for WestRock Company.
“We are delighted to welcome James to JELD-WEN,” said Albrecht. “His depth of investor relations experience, deep understanding of our industry and extensive network make him an ideal fit for the company as we further develop our investor relations function to provide greater transparency and information. useful to the investment community.”
Previously, Armstrong ran his own investment research firm focused on the paper, packaging and building materials industry and served as vice president and chief technology officer at Vertical Research Partners. He has also held positions of increasing responsibility at Credit Suisse, CITI and the State Teachers’ Retirement System of Ohio.
“I am thrilled to join JELD-WEN at a pivotal time in the company’s history,” said Armstrong. “I believe the company has unique competitive advantages that are difficult to replicate, and there is significant opportunity to drive shareholder value. I look forward to working with the entire team and building relationships with our key stakeholders as we move forward in the next stage of our journey.”
Armstrong holds a Bachelor of Science degree from University of Cincinnatia master of science degree from Auburn Universityand an MBA with a specialization in investment management from the Fisher College business at Ohio State University.
About JELD-WEN, Inc.
Based at Charlotte, North Carolina, JELD-WEN is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of high-performance interior and exterior building products, offering one of the widest selections of windows, interior and exterior doors, and wall systems. JELD-WEN delivers a differentiated customer experience, providing construction professionals with durable, energy-efficient products and labor-saving services that help them maximize productivity and create beautiful, safe spaces for the enjoyment of all. The JELD-WEN team is driven by innovation and committed to creating safe and sustainable environments for customers, associates and local communities. The JELD-WEN family of brands includes JELD-WEN® worldwide; LaCantina™ and VPI™ in North America; Swedoor® and DANA® in Europe; and Corinthian®, Stegbar® and Breezway® in Australia.
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