ICI has announced the appointment of Tim Scott as chief financial officer with effect from 23 May, the date of the chemical giant’s annual general meeting. He is currently vice president, strategy and performance. He will succeed Alan Spall who will retire at the agm after 30 years, the last six of which he served on the board as chief financial officer. Scott, 38, is both a chemist and accountant by education. His career includes nearly 20 years’ experience in the speciality chemicals industry with ICI and Unilever.
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