IGEN Networks has appointed Richard Gilbertson as its new director and chief financial officer (CFO). Gilbertson is currently president of Caribbean Call Services, headquartered in La Ceiba, Honduras. He is also president and co-owner of Offices International, an international business development company based in Belize. He has been involved for the past 35 years in various senior management and business development positions related to the acquisition and divestiture and valuation of operating businesses and real estate.
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.