The supervisory board of Deutsche Börse has appointed Gregor Pottmeyer to the executive board for a period of three years. Effective 1 October, Pottmeyer will be responsible for the finance department.
Previously, Pottmeyer was a member of the executive board of Mercedes Benz Bank, responsible for finance and risk management, a position he held since 2003. Before that he had various senior management positions at Mercedes Benz Finanz and at Daimler as parental company.
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.