Tech

IBM just replaced its chief financial officer

IBM veteran James J. Kavanaugh will take over as CFO. Kavanaugh replaces Martin J. Schroeter, who’s served as CFO since 2014. Schroeter will take on the role as SVP of global markets. Both role changes went into effect Thursday, according to the filing. IBM just quietly promoted veteran James J. […]
IBM just replaced its chief financial officer
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Australia’s finance directors are struggling in a digital world

Australian CFOs feel they don’t currently have the capabilities needed to take on more strategic and operational responsibilities. Most expect to take on more responsibilities and half say they need to build their digital understanding, according to the latest EY global CFO study. The sixth annual survey also found that […]
Australia’s finance directors are struggling in a digital world
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Australia’s finance directors are hiring again

Finance executives at some of Australia’s largest companies plan to invest more in their businesses and take on more staff this year. The findings are from the latest American Express/CFO Research Global Business and Spending Monitor, an annual survey exploring attitudes and sentiment of senior finance executives from companies with […]
Australia’s finance directors are hiring again
Markets

NAB’s Andrew Thorburn changes CFOs

The NAB has switched CFOs. Craig Drummond, who oversaw a string of big assets sales and demergers over the last two years, has resigned as group executive finance and strategy. He is being replaced by an insider, Gary Lennon, who becomes chief financial officer. Lennon worked at Deutsche Bank in […]
NAB’s Andrew Thorburn changes CFOs