Baker Hughes, a GE company (BHGE) has announced that Jud Bailey will join BHGE as Vice President of Investor Relations, effective August 2019. In this role, Bailey will serve as the principal contact for BHGE’s investors and will be responsible for communicating the company’s value proposition to its shareholders and the broader financial community. He joins BHGE from Wells Fargo Securities and has nearly 20 years of experience covering the energy sector. He succeeds Philipp Mueller, who is leaving BHGE to pursue opportunities outside the company.
“I am pleased to announce Jud Bailey as BHGE’s new Investor Relations leader. As a highly respected analyst in our sector, Jud brings deep financial and analytical skills as well as extensive understanding of the oilfield services and energy industries,” says Brian Worrell, Chief Financial Officer, BHGE. “With his industry expertise and strong relationships across the financial and energy communities, I am confident that Jud will be an invaluable resource for our management team and investors alike.”
Bailey joins BHGE from Wells Fargo Securities, where he spent the last 5 years of his career as Managing Director, Senior Equity Analyst and Head of Oil Services & Equipment Research. Prior to joining Wells Fargo Securities, he was the Head of Oil Service Research at ISI for 2 years and a Senior Research Analyst at Jefferies & Company covering the oilfield service and drilling sectors for more than 10 years.
Prior to working in equity research, Bailey spent 5 years in energy corporate finance for Société Générale and NationsBank in Houston, TX.