Nick Rose will stand down as Diageo’s chief financial officer (CFO) on 14 October 2010 and Deirdre Mahlan, currently Diageo’s deputy finance director, will replace him. Rose leaves the company after 18 years, 13 of which were as CFO.
Mahlan joined Diageo having worked for the Seagram Company since 1992. She held a number of senior finance positions in Diageo, including finance director of North America and global head of tax, of treasury and of shared services.
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.