BluePhoenix Solutions, a legacy IT modernisation solutions firm, has announced that Varda Sagiv, its chief financial officer (CFO) for the past three years, has decided to resign from her position to explore other business opportunities.
Nir Peles, who has served as a business development manager at Shiraz Investments and, prior to that, as a financial consultant at BDO Consulting Group, has been appointed to the CFO position. Peles holds a BA in economics and accounting from the Hebrew University, an MBA from Tel Aviv University and MA in Law from Bar Ilan University. He is a certified public accountant (CPA) in Israel.
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.