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We provide our clients strategic counsel and tactical support across communications disciplines.

Our work ranges from ongoing public relations and investor relations to high-profile, high-stakes special situations.


U.S. M&A

Corporate Control Alert, 2013-2020


Corporate Shareholder Activism Defense Advisor



Global Corporate/Financial Agency of the Year


Our People

Committed. Candid. Connected. We are recognized for our intellect, integrity and intensity.

Our values encourage teamwork, accountability and respectful debate.

Why Us

Joele Frank is an industry leader year after year. We immerse ourselves in our clients’ businesses to help them advance their goals. We have forged an outstanding reputation for delivering results.


Gregory Elders Participates in Going Carbon Neutral Panel at The Deal – Corporate Governance 2021 Conference

September 30th, 2021 – Gregory Elders, a Managing Director at Joele Frank, recently participated in The Deal - Corporate Governance 2021: Business as a Driving Force for Social Change hosted by Jim Cramer. During the Going Carbon Neutral panelist discussion, Gregory spoke about the increasing pressure businesses face in targeting net zero carbon emissions. He highlighted that investors are applying the most pressure on reducing emissions as they are increasingly voting against board directors at laggard companies. A replay of the session is available here.

Joele Frank Named #1 M&A Communications Advisor by The Deal for H1 2021

July 27, 2021 – The Deal recently recognized Joele Frank as the top M&A PR advisory firm for the first half of 2021. Current rankings reflect transactions announced in the first six months of 2021 and valued at or greater than $100 million. Joele Frank advised on 48 transactions during the period, including 22 for the acquirer and 26 for the seller. The firm has received the #1 spot in The Deal’s annual rankings for eight consecutive years.

Joele Frank’s recent M&A work includes representing Kansas City Southern in its $33.7 billion planned sale to Canadian National Railway; Thermo Fisher in its $20.9 billion acquisition of PPD; Apollo Global Management in its $11.0 billion merger with Athene Holding; FLIR Systems in its $8.0 billion sale to Teladyne; Monmouth Real Estate in its $3.4 Billion sale to Equity Commonwealth; Ventas in its $2.3 billion acquisition of New Senior Investment Group; Talend in its $2.4 billion sale to Thoma Bravo; Herman Miller in its $1.8 billion acquisition of Knoll; and MorphoSys in its $1.7 billion acquisition of Constellation Pharmaceuticals, among others.


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New York, NY 10017

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Tel: 212.355.4449

Fax: 212.355.4554

San Francisco

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San Francisco, CA 94111

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