Scott Key elected to IHS board, assumes role as president and CEO
ENGLEWOOD -- IHS announced today that Scott Key was elected to the IHS board of directors, effective June 1. The company’s planned CEO succession, announced in early April, also became effective June 1, with Key assuming the role of president and CEO. Former chairman and CEO, Jerre Stead, becomes executive chairman.
Key, who joined IHS in 2003, had most recently served as president and chief operating officer. His promotion to CEO marked the completion of a multi-year process guided by the IHS board of directors. C. Michael Armstrong will continue his position as the board’s lead independent director.