Alaric International has appointed Ron Hill to drive the company’s growth activities in the Australia and New Zealand markets. Hill joins Alaric as Australia and New Zealand (ANZ) regional manager and will spearhead all of the company’s activities in the region. Hill has a 20-year pedigree in the payments industry and is a familiar name in the Australian payments arena. Most recently, he held CIO and CTO positions with Customers Limited and Cashcard Australia, both based in Sydney.
A report by broking group Marsh examines the repercussions from the administration of the South Korean company, which filed for bankruptcy protection at the end of August.
Global research by C2FO suggests that smaller businesses are less concerned with the repercussions of Brexit and the upcoming US presidential election.
A squeeze on skilled talent means it now takes an average of seven weeks to fill open permanent roles in finance in the UK according to new research from financial services recruitment firm Robert Half.
Early-stage merger and acquisition deals in Asia-Pacific show nearly 10% year-on-year growth in recent months.