Finance People Moves: October 2018

The following appointments have all taken place during the last few months, covering the full breadth of the wider Finance marketplace.

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  • Moneysupermarket has appointed Scilla Grimble to the board as chief financial officer, subject to regulatory approval.
  • Saga, the UK travel and insurance company for the over-50s, has appointed a Zurich insurance executive as its new finance chief.
  • Uber has recruited Nelson Chai, former finance chief at Merrill Lynch and the New York Stock Exchange, to be its chief financial officer.
  • Royal Bank of Scotland could soon have women as both chief executive and finance director, after the UK government-controlled bank said Katie Murray would become interim chief financial officer in October.
  • Game Digital has announced that its interim finance director, Ray Kavanagh, has joined the company on a permanent basis.
  • Zurich Insurance Group said it has appointed Helen Pickford as U.K. chief financial officer.
  • Paul Morden has been named chief financial officer (CFO) for Munich Re UK Life Branch.
  • Wealth management company Brewin Dolphin Holdings Plc named Siobhan Boylan as its new finance director.
  • The Financial & Risk business of Thomson Reuters (NYSE/TSX: TRI) today announced that Brian J. West has been appointed Chief Financial Officer of Refinitiv effective November 5, 2018.
  • TradeRisks Ltd, which provides independent advice, financing and risk management solutions to UK and international groups within the housing, social infrastructure and public sectors, has appointed Richard Stubbs as its CFO.
  • UK specialist information management solutions and services group Idox said it has appointed Rob Grubb as chief financial officer, with effect from November 1.
  • Commonwealth Bank today announced the appointment of Alan Docherty as Chief Financial Officer.
  • Compass Group appointed Kingfisher’s Karen Witts as its chief financial officer.
  • DOMINO’s has appointed its latest finance chief, David Bauernfeind, who becomes the fourth person in four years to hold the position.
  • Bristol Airport (BRS/EGGD) has said it has appointed three new directors including a new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Jason Clark.
  • Sovereign Housing Names Rita Akushie As Interim CFO.
  • InterGen, a global independent power producer, today announced the appointment of Paul Teague as chief financial officer.
  • Jennifer Mathias is to join Rathbone Brothers as chief financial officer next year.
  • Following completion of the MBO in September, Coversure Insurance Services has announced the appointment of a new Group Chief Financial Officer.
  • LOW-COST exercise chain The Gym Group has appointed former Tesco director Mark George as its chief finance officer (CFO).
  • Exscientia, the innovative company at the forefront of Artificial Intelligence (AI)-driven drug discovery, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Georgy Egorov as Chief Financial Officer.
  • Countryside has appointed chief financial officer Becky Worthington as its chief operating officer, with group financial controller Mike Scott taking over as chief financial officer.
  • Westminster Group Names Mark L W Hughes As Chief Financial Officer.
  • Jesper Andersen was appointed as the new chief financial officer (CFO) of consumer goods company Upfield, which specialises in spreads. Upfield is a former subsidiary of Dutch-UK based consumer goods giant Unilever.
  • LOUISA BURDETT TO SUCCEED DOUG WEBB AS CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER OF MEGGITT.
  • Munich Re UKLB appoints Paul Morden as CFO.
  • Debenhams has appointed Rachel Osborne as chief financial officer.
  • Yu Group, a supplier of gas and electricity to the UK corporate sector, said it has appointed Paul Rawson as chief financial officer.
  • Intertek Promotes Ross Mccluskey To Group CFO Role.
  • Britain’s budget hotel chain easyHotel Plc named Gary Burton as its chief financial officer effective October 29.
  • British wealth management firm Tilney has appointed Andrew Baddeley as its new group CFO.
  • Pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has confirmed the appointment of HSBC’s outgoing finance chief as its new chief financial officer: Iain Mackay.
  • Schroders is announcing the appointment of Claire Walsh who will join Schroders later this month as Personal Finance Director, working across the entire Schroders Group, including communications, business development and public affairs.
  • Halfords has appointed a new chief financial officer. The plc has recruited Loraine Woodhouse.