Richard V. Ward

Senior Vice President

Richard Ward has been in the proxy solicitation industry since 1998 and possesses an extensive background in all areas of operations and client service. His primary focus at Alliance Advisors is advising clients on strategies and procedures involved in corporate proxy solicitation, bank conversions, M&A transactions, tender offers and rights offerings.

Prior to joining Alliance, Rich was integral in forming Laurel Hill Advisory Group as a Senior Vice President. Rich has also been employed by Georgeson Inc. as a Director in Client Services and The Altman Group as a Managing Director, overseeing hundreds of solicitations, tender offers and proxy contests. Rich started his industry career at ADP-ICS (now Broadridge Financial Solutions) as an Issuer Services Representative, assisting Issuers with all forms of shareholder correspondence from proxy to corporate actions.