Lingo Media, a provider of online and print-based English language learning (ELL) solutions, has appointed Ryan Robertson as chief financial officer (CFO). Robertson joins Lingo Media from Luxell Technologies, where he was CFO for the past three years.
Robertson began his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), where he provided auditing and advisory services to medium and large sized private equity and mutual funds. He received his BSc Finance (Honours) degree from Liberty University in Virginia. He succeeds Khurram Qureshi, who is stepping down after 10 years.
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