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  1. 1. An introduction to: Value@Stake FINANCIAL & CRITICAL COMMUNICATIONS December 2013
  2. 2. About Value@Stake, The Netherlands  Financial and corporate communications agency  Originated in 2003  25 multi-disciplinary communications professionals  Located right near the business and media heart of the Netherlands  Working for Dutch and international clients (B2B and B2C) including:     Exchange listed companies Financial Services providers Private Equity Investors B2B consultants The affiliate partner for The Netherlands of FTI Consulting Strategic Communications −2− the Dutch affiliate partner of
  3. 3. Main Areas of Expertise Full Service, multi-disciplinary PR Agency  Public Relations and (Social) Media  Financial Communications and Investor Relations  Public Affairs and Stakeholder Management  Issues Communications & Crisis Preparedness  Editorial and Creative Content Services −3− the Dutch affiliate partner of
  4. 4. How we combine our areas of expertise Creative Content Public Stakeholder Management Crises Client & Employee Engagement ‘Earned’ Media Issues Investor & Regulatory Engagement Financial Comms and Investor Relations the Dutch affiliate partner of −4−
  5. 5. Industry Sector Expertise Experienced in:  Financial Services  Energy and (Petro)chemicals  Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals  Real Estate and Construction −5− the Dutch affiliate partner of
  6. 6. Our global partner FTI Consulting (formerly Financial Dynamics) ■ Industry-leading business advisory firm ■ Founded in 1982, over 30 years of operating history and success ■ A NYSE-listed $1.5 billion+ enterprise (NYSE: FCN) ■ More than 700 strategic communications experts with diverse expertise and exceptional credentials ■ Broad global reach, with 24 own offices and 60 tried and tested affiliate partners in all key international markets ■ Focused on helping clients protect and enhance enterprise value by providing solutions to complex business challenges ■ Global #1 M&A deal communications advisor (in deal volume) for 10 consecutive years since 2002 −6−
  7. 7. FTI Consulting’s Specialist Structure   Our three core practices, enhanced by a diagnostic foundation of Strategy Consulting & Research and innovative Creative Engagement tools, offer clients a full breadth of communications solutions Each practice is further strengthened by industry expertise, providing clients access to professionals who are focused on their particular sector with key relationships and in-depth industry experience Practice Offerings Strategy Consulting & Research Corporate Communications Financial Communications Public Affairs Creative Engagement Industry Sector Expertise Agriculture Real Estate Energy & Natural Resources Retail & Consumer Healthcare & Life Sciences Industrials Financial Services Tech, Media −7− & Telecom Transportation Travel & Tourism
  8. 8. Combined Financial Communications Service Offering for Dutch and international clients  M&A Deal Acceptance Communications  IPO & Capital Raising Communications  Investor & Analyst Relations  Proxy Battle & Activist Defense Communications  Financial Crisis and Recovery Communications  Change & Internal / Employee Engagement Communications  Digital Financial Communications & Creative Engagement Solutions −8− the Dutch affiliate partner of
  9. 9. VALUE@STAKE, The Netherlands Edwin van Wijk Edwin van Wijk (1962) is the founder and managing director of Value@Stake. He worked for a number of blue chip Dutch financial services companies like MeesPierson, Robeco Group, Delta Lloyd and ABNAMRO subsidiary Stater, in sales, marketing, PR and corporate communications responsibilities. Edwin van Wijk Managing Director Value@Stake, Financial and Critical Communications Veldweg 28 1404 CV Bussum The Netherlands Tel: +31 (0)35 692 29 64 evanwijk@valueatstake.nl As Director of Financial Communications and Stakeholder Management at Hill & Knowlton Nederland, from 2006 to 2011, Edwin was closely involved in a large number of mergers, acquisitions, IPO’s, delistings and other business critical situations. Since he founded Value@Stake in 2010, Edwin and his colleagues have been advising a large number of Dutch and international public and privately owned companies, including Argos Oil, Heijmans, Linklaters, The Dutch Association for Private Equity and Venture Capital Investors NVP, Corio, APX ENDEX, Shire and Advent International. Edwin holds a Masters degree in Japanology (Leiden University) and studied PR and Mass Communications at Utrecht University and Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan. −9− the Dutch affiliate partner of
  10. 10. VALUE@STAKE, The Netherlands Maarten Halsema Maarten (1968) is the co-founder and shareholder in Value@Stake. He studied Business and Communications and worked at Reed Exhibition Companies, where he became Exhibition Manager of the annual event Geldzaken, a consumer fair on personal financial planning. Maarten Halsema Director Value@Stake, Financial and Critical Communications Veldweg 28 1404 CV Bussum The Netherlands +31(0)35-6922964 mhalsema@ivrm.nll He continued his career at a communications agency where he became Commercial Director. in 2003 he founded the PR Agency IvRM, together with Peter Davina, Maarten worked for a wide variety of Dutch and international corporate and financial services clients. In the financial sector he advised a.o. Pictet & Cie, First Dutch Capital, MeesPierson, Delta Lloyd, Stater, AMEV, WestlandUtrecht, Florius, Interpolis, GarantiBank, AfaB, Mazars Berenschot Corporate Finance. Maarten is co-founder of Value@Stake, Dutch partner for WorldCom PR Group and board member of the VPRA. − 10 − the Dutch affiliate partner of
  11. 11. VALUE@STAKE, The Netherlands Peter Davina Peter (1976) is co-founder and shareholder in Value@Stake. He studied Business and Communications. He started his professional career as an account manager for Reed Exhibition Companies where he met Maarten Halsema, his current business partner. Peter Davina Director Value@Stake, Financial and Critical Communications Veldweg 28 1404 CV Bussum The Netherlands +31(0)35-6922964 pdavina@ivrm.nl Subsequently, he became a communications consultant at a PR agency. In 2003 he and his colleague Maarten Halsema, decided to start their own agency, IvRM, Peter co-founder of Value@Stake and partner of Worldcom PR Group and board member of the Dutch association of independent PR agencies VPRA. During his career, Peter has worked for a great number of Dutch and international clients, including AXA Investment Managers, AXA Insurances, TNT, Towers Watson, Van Lanschot, Van der Hoop Bankiers, Argos Group, Achmea, KPN, De Hypotheekshop, IFN Finance, Lovells. − 11 − the Dutch affiliate partner of
  12. 12. FTI Consulting, Strategic Communications Jon Aarons Jon Aarons Senior Managing Director FTI Consulting Strategic Communications Holborn Gate 26 Southampton Buildings London WC2A 1PB United Kingdom Tel: +44 (0)20 7269 7178 Jon.Aarons@fticonsulting.com Jon Aarons is a senior managing director in the FTI Strategic Communications practice and is based in London. He is responsible for coordinating cross-border business through the EMEA region and developing the Strategic Communications international network, providing solutions for clients across a wide range of global markets. Mr. Aarons has more than 25 years of consulting experience and joined Financial Dynamics (now FTI Consulting) in 2000 having begun his career on the staff of former British Foreign Secretary Lord Owen. He had worked in successful entrepreneurial consultancies as a consultant in strategic communications since the mid-1980s. He has advised many clients over the years in all sectors and international markets on every aspect of their corporate positioning, marketing communications and reputation management. He helped to build the firm's corporate communications, issues and crisis advisory capabilities in London, before assuming his current role when FD was acquired by FTI Consulting in 2006, coordinating business in the world's fastest growing and most challenging markets. He has focused particularly on establishing the firm's significant presence in Russia, Emerging Europe, Middle East, India and Africa. Mr. Aarons graduated in politics at Exeter University, holds a postgraduate Diploma in communications, advertising and marketing, is past president and currently fellow of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations and member of the International Public Relations Association. He is a frequent contributor to industry conferences and publications. Page 12