Skullcandy, a performance audio company, has announced that Mitch Edwards, chief financial officer (CFO), will resign to pursue other opportunities, including charitable and humanitarian activities. To facilitate an orderly transition, Edwards has agreed to continue in his role CFO until 1 April 2012 and has indicated his willingness to remain available to consult with the company on an as-needed basis during the company’s search for a new CFO.
Following 1 April 2012, Ron Ross, vice president of finance will assume the responsibilities of the principal accounting officer until a permanent successor is appointed. Ross has been with the company since 2008.
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.