Sepura chief financial officer (CFO) Stephen Mole is leaving the company to become finance director (FD) at the University of Manchester. Sepura says it was anticipated that Mole would leave in mid-June after the presentation of the preliminary results for the year to the end of March on 8 June. The board is in the process of identifying his 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.