Albemarle, a global developer, manufacturer, and marketer of highly-engineered specialty chemicals, has announced that Richard Diemer, Jr, senior vice president (SVP) and chief financial officer (CFO), is resigning after five years with Albemarle to pursue another business opportunity.
Richard Fishman, Albemarle’s vice president, treasurer and chief tax counsel, will serve as interim CFO.
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.