eDoorways International, which develops communications technology, has appointed former Dell executive Chris Mitchell as chief financial officer (CFO). As the former CFO of the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation, Mitchell brings experience of not only managing all finance and operations for the US$1bn endowed foundation, but also has global experience in investing, financial management and accounting.
After receiving a Bachelors of Business Administration and Accounting degree from Texas State University, Mitchell became a certified public accountant (CPA) in Texas. In addition to his work at the Dell Foundation, he worked at Dell in a variety of financial leadership roles including the financial controller for Dell.com and the director of web analytics.
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.
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.