CNH Global, a firm in the agricultural and construction equipment business, has appointed Richard Tobin as chief financial officer (CFO).
Tobin comes to CNH from SGS Group, an inspection, verification, testing and certification company, where he was CFO since 2004. Before that time, he was SGS’s chief operating officer (CFO) in North America.
Tobin will take over from Steve Bierman, who has been the interim CFO of CNH since 23 June 2009. Bierman, who is also president of CNH Capital, will now be able to focus his efforts solely on the company’s financial services’ businesses.
UK firms investment in training and development will increase, on average, by a fifth in the next year, claims Robert Half recruitment after interviewing 100 financial services (FS) executives.
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.