Speaker Profile

Jo Russell
Jo Russell
SVP – Investor Relations, Corporate & Financial Communications
Pearson

Jo Russell joined Pearson in 2017 as SVP, Investor & Media Relations. Prior to that, Jo was Director of Investor Relations at Whitbread, where she presided over 30 trading statements, year-end results, and set up the 'Women in Whitbread' forum to champion gender diversity. Prior to Whitbread, Jo led the IR team at Mothercare. Jo was also a Managing Director at JP Morgan Cazenove and has over fourteen years’ experience in equities.