Cymer, a supplier of light sources used by chipmakers to create semiconductor chips, has appointed Paul Bowman as senior vice president, chief financial officer (CFO) and secretary.
Bowman has served as Cymer’s interim CFO since December 2008. He joined the company as vice president of investor relations in May of 2008. Bowman has 28 years of experience in various financial management positions at Applied Materials, Unisys, and IBM. Prior to joining Cymer, he served for two years as the CFO American Mold Guard.
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.