Corbin Advisors Expands Team with Three Strategic Hires to Support Continued Growth

December 18, 2018

HARTFORD, Conn. – December 18, 2018 – Corbin Advisors, a specialized investor relations (IR) research and advisory firm, announced today that it has added three experienced professionals, as the firm continues to expand its client base and service offerings.  With these new additions, Corbin Advisors’ senior team possesses over 175 years of capital markets experience.

  • Gemma Bakx, Vice President and Director of IR: Bringing 18 years of IR and client service experience across a wide range of sectors, including Financial Services, Energy, Telecom, Specialty Chemicals, Retail & Consumer Goods and Airlines, Gemma has served as a trusted advisor to public companies across all market-caps and geographies, with a concentration in Europe. She has been instrumental in executing all facets of investor perception studies and brings deep institutional investor knowledge and business consulting expertise.  She earned Law degrees from the Universities of Leyden, The Netherlands and London, U.K.
  • Doug Cooper, Vice President: With over 12 years of sell-side equity research experience, Doug has covered more than 140 companies across diverse sectors, including Consumer Staples & Discretionary, REITs, Technology and Healthcare. His areas of expertise include investor communication strategies, investment thesis development and investor marketing. He earned a B.S. in Marketing at Pennsylvania State University and MBA, with a concentration in Finance, at Pepperdine University.
  • Evan Honeyman, Director of Business Development: Evan’s track record of developing, managing and growing strategic relationships spans over 10 years and is founded on an innovative, analytical and personable approach to client engagement. He earned a B.S. in Business Management from Bentley University, where he graduated magna cum laude and with High Distinction. He later earned an MBA, with a concentration in Marketing, from Bentley University’s McCallum Graduate School of Business, where he graduated summa cum laude and with High Distinction. In 2017, he received Hartford Business Journal’s 40 Under Forty award.

“We are thrilled to welcome Gemma, Doug and Evan to Corbin Advisors.  This talented group of individuals will add to our intellectual capital as we continue to differentiate ourselves in the marketplace through our research-based insights, actionable recommendations and consummate client experience, which has served as the foundation for our continued growth”, said Founder and CEO Rebecca Corbin.

About Corbin Advisors

Corbin Advisors is a specialized investor relations (IR) research and advisory firm that partners with C-suite and IR executives to drive long-term shareholder value. We bring third-party objectivity as well as deep best practice knowledge and collaborate with our clients to execute sound, effective investor communication and engagement strategies. Our comprehensive services include perception studies, investor targeting and marketing, investor presentations, investor days, specialized research, and retainer and event-driven consulting.

To learn more about us and our impact, visit Corbin Advisors.