finance directors

Ex-Corin Group FD rolls into Filtronic as non-exec

Michael Roller, finance director of Corin Group until June 2012, joins Filtronic as a non-executive director with effect from 1 June 2013

27 Mar 2013

KleenAir Systems makes CFO appointment

KleenAir Systems appoints hospitality company Clear Leisure's group FD as CFO

26 Mar 2013

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Former Betfair CFO Stephen Morana joins Zoopla

Former Betfair CFO Stephen Morana joins Zoopla, the company behind online property brands Zoopla.co.uk and Primelocation.com, with effect from mid-April

25 Mar 2013

G4S to swap Dighton for Almanza as CFO

Trevor Dighton, one of the UK's most senior finance directors, is to step down - where his role will be taken by the equally senior Ashley Almanza

13 Mar 2013

Business Finance Awards 2013: The Winners

Accountancy Age's sister publication Financial Director is proud to reveal the winners of its inaugural Business Finance Awards

07 Mar 2013

TalkTalk CFO steps down after seven-year stint

TalkTalk loses its first CFO, Amy Stirling, with Stephen Makin to take on the role

04 Mar 2013

FD excluded from ICAEW for fraudulently issuing cheques

FD excluded and forced to pay £2,524 in costs for signing off cheques to his own companies without board authorisation

01 Mar 2013

Former Royal Mail group FD joins Fiberweb

Ian Duncan to chair Fiberweb's audit committee

01 Mar 2013

Ex-Cattles subsidiary FD excluded from ICAEW

Welcome Financial Services former finance director Peter Miller is stripped of licence for six years

19 Feb 2013

New FD for Dairy Crest as reorganisation nears completion

Tom Atherton to step up as FD of Dairy Crest, as company structure faces simplification

19 Feb 2013

Ex-Cattles group FD stripped of licence at tribunal

James Corr stripped of his ICAS licence for eight years but will not incur any financial sanction following a tribunal by the profession’s watchdog

18 Feb 2013

LOVEFiLM MD to take Wiggle CFO role

Jim Buckle returns to a top finance role, with Wiggle job

18 Feb 2013

Taking Stock: An interim FD's Valentine's tale

Being an interim FD isn't all about interim finance things...sometimes it's about love...

14 Feb 2013

Byron Grote to join Anglo American board

Former BP chief financial officer lined up for Anglo American audit chair

13 Feb 2013

Catherine Guillouard takes CFO role at Rexel

Gullouard began her career at the French Treasury before taking a senior finance role at Air France

12 Feb 2013

Colin: Cartwright checks out

Colin ponders what Burberry's outgoing CFO Stacey Cartwright might like for her parting gift

11 Feb 2013

Burford Capital appoints Miriam Connole as first CFO

Burford Capital appoints Miriam Connole as first CFO, having previously relied on outsourced financial management

07 Feb 2013

Age UK appoints new chief financial officer

Rajeev Arya joins Age UK in March as CFO, replacing the finance director role held by Steve Mensforth

07 Feb 2013

Burberry CFO Cartwright to leave

Stacey Cartwright to step down as Burberry CFO after nine years in the role

07 Feb 2013

CLS Group appoints new CFO

Alexander Filshie joins CLS Group from American Express, where he was international financial controller for Europe, Middle East, Asia, Canada and Latin America

06 Feb 2013

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The Practitioner: The promise of the pension pot

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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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