Roland C. Beaulieu
Non-Executive Board Members and Advisors
Roland was the Chief Executive Officer of First Coverage prior to the merger with TIM Group in 2011. He has more than 20 years’ experience in business leadership and development within both industry leading and growth-stage companies.
Prior to joining First Coverage, he was responsible for the daily operations of Corporate Communications Broadcast Network (CCBN), serving as Chief Operating Officer before its sale to Thomson Financial/Reuters. He was also the Head of CCBN’s Institutional Management Group, which successfully launched “StreetEvents,” a corporate reporting tool which became the defacto standard of Wall Street institutions.
Before CCBN, Roland spent 13 years in a variety of positions at Thomson Financial. He served as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Trading Service Division, and played a key role as Senior VP and Chief Operating Officer in building the technology behind Thomson’s First Call services.
He also held positions at Lotus/ISYS, NewRiver Inc., Data Resources/McGraw-Hill, and several roles as ‘entrepreneur-in-residence’ at several venture capital firms.