Managing Director, Corporate Affairs & Financial
John Lovallo is a trusted advisor and counselor in risk and reputation management
John Lovallo is a trusted advisor and counselor in risk and reputation management to C-Suite executives and Boards of Directors, with a proven ability to analyze, simplify and provide communications solutions to complex corporate, financial, regulatory, and reputational issues.
John has worked with a broad spectrum of private and public companies, from emerging to the Fortune 100, and brings capital markets experience to his engagements. His focus includes strategic counsel and execution relating to corporate reputation, crisis planning and response, cyber incidents, financial, leadership transitions, litigation, merger and acquisitions, regulatory inquiries, investigations and actions and risk scenario planning.
Before joining Leidar in May 2023, John was head of the Corporate & Financial Practice at LEVICK Strategic Communications, a role he held since 2011. He also held senior management roles at leading communications firms, including Ogilvy where he worked with companies to define, build, and protect their reputations to drive positive business and stakeholders’ outcomes. John began his career in capital markets with various banking institutions.