Douglas A. Fox
Douglas A. Fox
Douglas Fox is a Managing Director at Clermont Partners, based in Chicago.
has had a long and accomplished career in investor relations, financial communications, investments and finance.
For nearly the past 20 years, he led investor relations at Zebra Technologies Corporation, a leading technology company delivering business asset intelligence solutions, with annual sales of $3.5 billion.
developed and implemented the company's global investor relations and financial media programs.
At the same time, he successfully led communications through various cycles and special events, including Zebra's transformational acquisition of Motorola Solutions' Enterprise business in October 2014, management transitions and business divestitures.
tenure in the position has enabled him to develop long and lasting relationships with investors, analysts and other financial professionals around the world.
At Zebra, Mr. Fox had also held the position of Treasurer, where he oversaw global banking, insurance, foreign exchange hedging and corporate cash management.
was also actively involved in matters related to insider trading, the company's 401(k) administration and disclosure, among others, and contributed to the production of Zebra's periodic filings with the SEC
Prior to joining Zebra, Mr. Fox had contributed to the significant growth of the investor relations consulting firm, SM Berger & Co. where he developed and implemented investor relations strategies for approximately 40 clients across multiple industries.
He began his career on the sell side at McDonald & Co Securities, now a part of Key Bank, where he followed companies in industries as diverse as electric and telephone utilities, healthcare, insurance and office furniture.
broad and deep experience also includes working with early-stage and pre-IPO companies, counseling entrepreneurs on their business plans, forecasts and investor presentations.
has been a regular participant with the National Investor Relations Institute
(NIRI), principally as a panelist and presenter.
He served on the board of the Chicago chapter of NIRI.
He has also been a guest lecturer on investor relations, and taught college-level classes in financial analysis.
A Chartered Financial Analyst, Mr. Fox received his Bachelor's degree in Economics from Clark University and his Master's in Economics from The Ohio State University.