Inside Market Data Interviews Telerate's John Jessop


IMD: Why was John Jessop, not John Terranova or Steven Rappaport, selected to take charge of Telerate's operations?

Jessop: The answer to that would have to come from [Dow Jones & Co. chairman] Warren Phillips. I think part of the rationale was that Dow Jones wanted somebody with a marketing background and an international background running the business. Rappaport is a lawyer, and Terranova was a government securities broker. I believe he also has a degree in accounting. IMD: What directives