Ressources Appalaches, a Canadian mineral exploration company, has appointed Ginette Brisson as chief financial officer (CFO). She is an accountant and member of the Corporation professionnelle des comptables généraux accrédités du Québec and the Certified General Accountants Association of Canada. Brisson worked for more than 20 years with industry, commercial businesses, and government bodies as Audit Principal for Mallette, an accounting firm. Since 2005, she has been serving a number of oil and mineral exploration companies as a public accountant.
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.