MoneyGram International has named Jeffrey Woods as executive vice president and chief financial officer (CFO), reporting to Anthony Ryan, president and chief executive.
Woods brings more than a decade of leadership experience in finance and consulting in the global financial services and retail industries. He most recently served as CFO for global investment banking and chief operating officer (COO) for investment banking, Americas at JPMorgan Chase. Prior to that, Woods was an associate principal with McKinsey & Company.
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