Integrated Electrical Services, a US national provider of electrical infrastructure services to the communications, commercial, industrial and residential markets, has promoted Robert Lewey to senior vice president (SVP) and chief financial officer (CFO), replace Terry Freeman upon his retirement from the company, effective 20 January 2012.
From 2001 to 2006 and since 2007, Lewey served as vice president – finance, tax and treasurer for IES. Previously, he served as vice president, tax for Sulzer US Holdings and Metamor Worldwide. He began his career with Deloitte and received his BBA in Accounting from the University of Houston. He is a certified public accountant (CPA) licensed in the state of Texas.
UK firms investment in training and development will increase, on average, by a fifth in the next year, claims Robert Half recruitment after interviewing 100 financial services (FS) executives.
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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.