US: DigitalGlobe appointed Amy Shapero to the newly created position of Vice President, Corporate Development. In this role, Shapero will be responsible for identifying and managing acquisition and partnership activities worldwide. She will report to Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer Yancey Spruill.
“Her extensive transaction experience has advanced growth in the information services and technology sectors. We are excited that she will drive this important part of our future growth,” said Spruill.
Before joining DigitalGlobe, Shapero was Chief Financial Officer of Spot Trading, a financial services firm. She began her career at Ernst & Young as a manager in the audit practice. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree with high honours in accounting from the University of Illinois and a Master of Business Administration and Finance degree from the University of Chicago.