CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Forest (Nasdaq: FORR) today announced the appointment of warren romineFounder and Managing Director of Orchard Knob Capital, LLCat his advice, efficient March 15, 2022. An investment banker with over 20 years of experience, Romine is focused on maximizing clients’ corporate liquidity and investment alternatives in her current business.
“I am delighted to welcome Warren to the Forrester Board of Directors,” said Colony George F., chairman and CEO of Forrester. “As we grow our business and continue to drive contract value growth, we look forward to benefiting from Warren’s deep expertise in investment banking, finance and mergers and acquisitions leadership roles. acquisitions, as well as his experience as a member of boards of directors of public companies.”
Honored as a 2012 finalist for the ACG/M&A Advisor Dealmaker of the Year Award, Warren has advised Fortune 500 companies, mid-market public companies and private companies on strategic financial initiatives. His experience includes senior positions at KippsDeSanto & Co. and the investment banking divisions of FBR, Houlihan Lokey, and Jefferies Quarterdeck. He began his career at Merrill Lynch & Co.
Romine earned her MBA from Harvard University. He is also a past president of DC Action, a nonprofit advocacy organization dedicated to educating the public about issues affecting Washington, D.C. children and young people.
“Warren is a great addition to the team, and his experience complements the expertise and backgrounds of the other board members well,” said Robert M. Galford, Independent Lead Director and Chairman of the Compensation and Nominating Committee of the Board of Directors and Managing Partner of the Center for Leading Organizations. “We are confident he will provide valuable insight to maximize shareholder value and accelerate business growth.”
“I am delighted to join the Forrester Board of Directors at this exciting time of growth and momentum for the company,” said warren romine. “I look forward to working with the other members of Forrester’s Board of Directors and management team to help scale and position the company for sustained long-term growth.”
With the appointment of a new member, Forrester’s board of directors includes nine directors, eight of whom are independent.
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