JetBlue Airways has announced the resignation of Ed Barnes, chief financial officer (CFO). Barnes joined JetBlue in 2006 as vice president, cost management and financial analysis, and was promoted to CFO in 2008.
Mark Powers, treasurer, will serve the company as CFO for an interim period as the company conducts a search for a new CFO. Powers joined JetBlue in 2006 as treasurer and vice president corporate finance. He was promoted to senior vice president (SVP) treasurer in 2007.
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.