Williams Cos. beefs up efforts to keep long-term shareholders



Tulsa’s Williams Cos. named a new manager of its relationships with investors and key investment stakeholders.

Danilo Juvane was named vice president of Investor Relations effective Sept. 1 and will be responsible for enhancing the company’s strategies of engagement with the stakeholders. the company said the overall goal is to attract and keep long-term shareholders.

In addition, he will lead day-to-day interactions with the investor community and the business analysts who cover Williams. Juvane will report to Williams’ Chief Financial Officer John Chandler.

“As a highly respected analyst in our sector, Danilo brings deep financial and strategic analytical skills as well as extensive understanding of the midstream market to the role,” said Chandler. “His reputation for proactive relationship-building and stakeholder communications will be a great asset as we work to strengthen our investment community outreach and highlight the attractive stability and sustainable growth Williams delivers to its investors over the long-term.”

Prior to being named vice president of Investor Relations for Williams, Juvane served as a Midstream Equity Research Analyst for BMO Capital Markets in Houston, where he led the equity research platform covering U.S. midstream C-corps and MLPs, including Williams.

He brings more than 20 years of experience in the financial markets, with extensive knowledge of the energy sector and global equity markets. He was ranked #2 Stock Picker within the Oil, Gas and Consumable Fuels Category in Starmine’s 2019 U.S. Analyst Awards and was recognized as a “Rising Star” by Institutional Investor in 2016, 2017 and 2018.

Source: BusinessWire