China New Energy Group has appointed Peng Mun Foo as chief financial officer (CFO), replacing Xiaoling Li, who had resigned from the post.
Foo has over 15 years of experience investing in and building businesses in Asia. He is a certified public accountant (CPA) and has passed the Charter Financial Analyst level 2 exam. Foo also holds a Singapore Fund Management Representative’s license and is a licensed private equity fund manager.
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.