NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI) today announced the resignation of Imogen Joss, President of S&P Global Platts, to pursue the next phase of her professional life, which will include service on corporate boards and a focus on the fin tech sector. Ms. Joss served as President of S&P Capital IQ from 2014 to 2015 before assuming her current role as President of Platts.
"Imogen has been a great partner and colleague during her time at S&P Global," said Douglas L. Peterson, President and CEO of S&P Global. "She was instrumental in positioning S&P Capital IQ for growth and margin expansion leading up to the acquisition of SNL Financial, and has continued that track record of excellence at Platts. I wish Imogen all the best in this next phase of her career."
"I am extremely pleased at what we have been able to accomplish together since joining the firm," said Ms. Joss. "I look forward to continued successes from the S&P Global and Platts management teams for many years to come."
Ms. Joss will remain with the Company through September to ensure a smooth transition. A search process for a successor is underway.
About S&P Global
S&P Global is a leading provider of transparent and independent ratings, benchmarks, analytics and data to the capital and commodity markets worldwide. The Company's divisions include S&P Global Ratings, S&P Global Market Intelligence, S&P Dow Jones Indices and S&P Global Platts. S&P Global has approximately 20,000 employees in 31 countries. For more information, visit www.spglobal.com.
Vice President, Investor Relations
Vice President, External Communications
To view the original version on PR Newswire, visit:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/sp-global-platts-president-to-resign-300326440.html
SOURCE S&P Global