EnergySolutions has appointed William Benz as interim chief financial officer (CFO), as part of an ongoing realignment of senior management to reflect the company’s new priorities. Benz replaces Mark McBride, who will be retained as a consultant and advisor during a transition period.
Benz has more than 30 years of senior management experience including serving as CFO for a number of public and private companies including Legacy Electronics, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Colorado, Metlife Healthcare Management, FHP International, and Western Digital.
The company is conducting a search for a permanent CFO and will also evaluate Benz as a candidate for the position.
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