finance directors

Vectura Group CFO joins Elementis board

Anne Hyland joins board of FTSE 250 specialty chemicals company Elementis as a non-executive director

07 May 2013

CFO replaces departing chief exec at Archipelago Resources

Colin Sutherland will replace chief executive officer Marcus Engelbrecht at the end of the month

07 May 2013

TMF Group CFO joins Sepura board

Subject to shareholder approval, Gordon Stuart will join the company as an independent non-executive director

03 May 2013

UK Power Reserve appoints new CFO

Energy provider recruits Jon Addis as chief financial officer

01 May 2013

Ex-Reckitt Benckiser CFO takes non-exec role at Dunelm

Former Reckitt Benckiser CFO Liz Doherty takes non-executive role at homewares retailer Dunelm

30 Apr 2013

More than three quarters of accountants considering move abroad

Money doesn’t make the world go round as most accountants moving abroad cite better quality of life, experience of different culture and career development as the reason why

30 Apr 2013

French Connection announce FD’s surprise departure

Roy Naismith unexpectedly leaves French Connection following difficult trading year

29 Apr 2013

Jackie Hunt leaves Standard Life for top job at Prudential UK

Standard Life CFO leaves to become CEO of Prudential UK & Europe

26 Apr 2013

Catlin CFO relocates to Zurich

CFO Neil Freshwater joins Zurich's general insurance and shared services business in the UK from Catlin

24 Apr 2013

Rio Tinto's head of tax leaves for Unilever

Janine Juggins takes SVP tax role at Unilever

24 Apr 2013

Bumi CFO steps down after results delayed again

Scott Merrillees steps down from embattled coal miner Bumi days after publication of annual results delayed for second time

18 Apr 2013

Lending fears ease as CFO confidence bounces back

Business confidence improves for third consecutive quarter as concerns over financial and economic conditions drop to lowest level for two-and-a-half years

16 Apr 2013

City of London CEO and FD resign

City of London Investment Group CEO and FD resign three months after being appointed to their current roles

15 Apr 2013

Henderson appoints new CFO from JPMAM

Roger Thompson joins Henderson Group from JP Morgan Asset Management, replacing Shirley Garrood who is retiring after 12 years with the company

12 Apr 2013

Legal & General Investment Management names new CFO

LGIM recruits Siobhan Boylan as chief financial officer

11 Apr 2013

RPC Group brings in IAC Group’s European CFO

Simon Kesterman is appointed group FD of plastics business RPC

03 Apr 2013

RBS finance chief Bruce van Saun tipped to join Citizens

Bruce van Saun reportedly set to join RBS' US arm ahead of float; Nathan Bostock lined up as successor

03 Apr 2013

TomTom CFO takes right route to NED role

TomTom CFO Marina Wyatt joins the board of Shanks Group as a non-executive director

02 Apr 2013

Rio Tinto CFO Elliott takes SABMiller non-exec post

Outgoing Rio Tinto CFO will take a non-executive role on SABMiller's board in July

27 Mar 2013

Award winning FD takes non-exec role at Robert Walters

Business & Finance award winner Brian McArthur-Muscroft takes non-exec role

27 Mar 2013

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Social networking: How does the Top 50 stack up?

Firms are failing to realise the business benefits of social media sites such as utilising LinkedIn

Colin: There's nothing like a well-thought-out plan

Colin wonders whether some SMEs are keeping it too simple

Taking Stock: When tax is stranger than fiction

Sometimes you just can't make it up, TS finds

Scrapping IR35 all very well – but what else?

IR35 has proven ineffective, but 'what are the alternatives?' asks Calum Fuller

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