Sheila Ennis

Managing Director, Head of Investor Relations

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Sheila Ennis counsels clients on all aspects of media and investor relations strategy development, with a particular focus on ever-changing disclosure expectations, regulatory compliance, litigation risk and evolving employee concerns. Sheila has broad transaction expertise, including M&A and IPOs. She provides sophisticated counsel in activism defense, business model transformations, major internal and external crises, management changes and other high-stakes moments.

Sheila brings to her strategic communications practice more than 20 years of equity capital markets experience as a sell side analyst and investment banker at technology-focused investment banks. In her 30-year career, she has advised on hundreds of IPOs and follow-on offerings, as well as dozens of M&A assignments as a sell-side research analyst, senior banker and strategic communications advisor.


Representative Experience

• GitLab on crisis preparation and response

• Avnet on ongoing investor relations advisory

• Shopify on periodic investor relations advisory

• PBC on ongoing investor relations advisory

• Mozilla on litigation support and media relations

• Forbes Global Media on its attempted merger with SPAC Magnum Opus Acquisition Limited



• Brown University, B.A. in Law and Society


Memberships and Affiliations

• National Investor Relations Institute – San Francisco and Silicon Valley Chapters