Deven Sharma, who joined the company in 2002, replaces Kathleen Corbet, who is stepping down to pursue other opportunities.  Mr. Sharma has served as executive vice-president of investment services and global sales for Standard & Poor’s since November 1 2006. He will report to Harold McGraw III, the chairman, president and chief executive of McGraw-Hill.  Mr. McGraw stated: ”The continual expansion of the world’s capital markets presents enormous growth opportunities for Standard & Poor’s, and Deven’s strategic thinking and deep understanding of global financial markets will help us continue to identify and benefit from these opportunities.”  Source: Company Press Release

BIIA Newsletter September – 2007 Issue