China Wi-Max Communications, a telecommunications and IP transport company with operations in mainland China, has appointed Frank Ventura as chief financial officer (CFO). He brings over 25 years of accounting, management, merger and acquisition experience in the telecom industry.
Ventura was formerly chief accounting officer for Sprint, where he was responsible for all audits, accounting systems, and SEC reporting. He also played a key role in the execution of Sprint’s global acquisition strategy, which brought over 145 companies under that telecommunications giant’s corporate umbrella.
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.