Pyper takes up finance role at Datamonitor
Simon Pyper appointed the new finance director of media company Datamonitor.
Simon Pyper will take over the finance directorship of Datamonitor in August this year.
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The 38-year-old Pyper, who until recently was the FD of Budgens stores, will replace Datamonitor’s current FD, Andrew Gilchrist, after a handover period.
Datamonitor said Pyper would be involved in preparing the interim results for the six months ended 30 June 2005, which would be released in September.
AIM-listed investment bank Numis Corporation, meanwhile, has also recruited a new finance chief.
New incumbent William Trent succeeds Duncan Sweetland, who was with the bank for 10 years.
Trent will continue to serve as a director of Energis, a company that was subject to a court order and placed into administration in July 2002. Trent was asked by administrators Ernst & Young to stay on in the position. He is also a director of WEJ Limited.