The peak body representing investor relations professionals, the Australasian Investor Relations Association (AIRA), is pleased to welcome Market Eye, a leading investor relations firm, as the Association’s first Professional Development Partner.

Both AIRA and Market Eye recognise the importance of professional development and ongoing education initiatives within the investor relations profession. With Market Eye’s senior team all having buy-side, sell-side or in-house investor relations experience, Market Eye appreciates the need for the profession to continue developing skills and thought leadership in a constantly changing financial services industry.

AIRA encourages investor relations professionals to undertake ongoing education. AIRA provides education through the Diploma of Investor Relations, Certificate of Investor Relations, webinars, events and recognition of ongoing learning through the CPD program. The new partnership with Market Eye ensures the continued provision of extensive learning and development opportunities throughout the year specifically tailored for investor relations professionals.

AIRA’s Chief Executive, Mr Ian Matheson, said: “Professional development is essential to this specific role. The education and development programs provide unique learning opportunities, increased skills and information essential to investor relations. AIRA is delighted to announce the partnership with Market Eye, it ensures we will continue to deliver the most essential knowledge to investor relations professionals.”

Commenting on the partnership, Market Eye Managing Director & Founder Ronn Bechler said: “Market Eye is incredibly supportive of the investor relations function within listed companies and the critical role it plays in helping companies build the capital market support they need to be able to execute their growth plans. With Market Eye having supported AIRA in various capacities over the past nine years, we are delighted to formalise this support through our Professional Development Partnership and encourage best practice investor relations through continued professional development activities.”

For more information about AIRA’s professional development and CPD program please visit the professional development section of AIRA’s Website.

For further information please contact:

Ronn Bechler
Managing Director
T: 03 9591 8901
M: 0400 009 774