ITC Holdings promotes Rejji Hayes to EVP and CFO
Mr. Hayes continues to be responsible for the company's accounting, internal audit, investor relations, treasury, financial planning and analysis, management reporting, mergers and acquisitions, risk management, and tax functions of the company.
Before joining ITC as vice president, Finance and Treasurer in 2012, Mr. Hayes was assistant treasurer and director, Corporate Finance and Financial Strategy at Exelon Corporation in Chicago, where he was responsible for developing the company's financial strategy and planning, structuring and executing all debt and equity financings.
He also served as vice president, Mergers and Acquisitions at Lazard Freres & Co. LLC where he provided strategic and corporate finance advisory services for corporate clients and private equity firms.
Previously, Mr. Hayes served in a variety of financial leadership roles with financial institutions and investment banks. He serves on the board of the Cranbrook Institute of Science and previously served on the boards of Phillips Andover Academy and The University of Illinois at Chicago's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
Mr. Hayes holds a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School and a bachelor's degree from Amherst College.