Ridgemont Iron Ore, an exploration and development company in Canada, has appointed Yvette Harrison, certified general accountant (CGA), as chief financial officer (CFO), replacing Anna Ladd. Harrison has over 20 years of accounting experience. She has worked as CFO, vice president finance, director finance, controller and consultant with numerous public and private companies. Harrison received her CGA designation from the Certified General Accountants Association of British Columbia (CGAABC) in 2002.
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.