WALTHAM, Mass., Feb. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has named Kelsey DeBriyn vice president, Investor Relations. In her new role, DeBriyn will oversee the company's engagements with the investor community, interacting with analysts and institutional investors about Raytheon's key franchise programs, business objectives, prospects, performance and outlook. DeBriyn reports to Raytheon Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Toby O'Brien.
DeBriyn joined Raytheon in October 2017 as a senior director, Investor Relations. She came to Raytheon from BlackRock, where she was an equity research analyst covering aerospace and defense and other industrial sectors. Prior to that she was at Goldman Sachs where she served as a sell side research analyst and investment banker. While at Goldman Sachs, DeBriyn had an international rotation in London, United Kingdom, focusing on European companies.
DeBriyn succeeds Todd Ernst, who was named vice president, Corporate Development in October 2017.
"Kelsey's international perspective as both a buy and sell side analyst, and the depth of her industry knowledge from following the defense sector for years, will serve the company well as we continue to execute our global growth strategy," O'Brien said.
DeBriyn holds a bachelor's degree with a double major in Applied Economics and Management, and Communication from Cornell University, and a Master of Business Administration degree from Harvard Business School.
Raytheon Company, with 2017 sales of $25 billion and 64,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, civil government and cybersecurity solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 96 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5I™ products and services, sensing, effects, and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Mass. Follow us on Twitter.
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