Central Garden & Pet Company has announced that Jeffrey Blade, who joined the company as chief financial officer (CFO) in September 2009, has resigned by mutual agreement with Central’s chairman and chief executive officer (CEO), William Brown.
Stuart Booth, Central’s former CFO who retired in 2009, has agreed to return on an interim basis as CFO pending completion of a search for a permanent successor.
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.