Patricia Figueroa Joins Gladstone Place Partners as Senior Vice President

Patricia FigueroaNEW YORK, Oct. 2, 2018 – Gladstone Place Partners, a strategic and financial communications firm serving clients in the U.S. and abroad, announced that Patricia Figueroa has joined the firm as a Senior Vice President. Ms. Figueroa joins the firm from Arconic Inc., where she served as the head of investor relations since it launched as a stand-alone company after its separation from Alcoa Inc. in 2016.

“Patricia brings a deep understanding of the investment community with real-world experience handling a range of complex strategic issues,” said Steve Lipin, Chief Executive Officer of Gladstone Place Partners. “Our clients will benefit from her wealth of investor relations and communications expertise as well as her deep knowledge of the metals and mining, aerospace, transportation, and construction sectors.”

Ms. Figueroa said: “I’m excited to join Steve and Gladstone Place as they build a firm advising clients on their most critical corporate issues and providing strategic counsel on a range of investor-relations matters.”

Prior to Arconic, Ms. Figueroa worked in a variety of roles at Alcoa, including investor relations and leading the financial planning and analysis function of the Building and Construction business unit.  She started her career in the U.S. at Blue Heron Research, a New York-based financial research firm. Ms. Figueroa holds an MBA from Columbia Business School, a master’s degree in Psychology from New York University, and a bachelor’s degree in business from Universidad de las Americas in Mexico.