US group Key Technology has appointed Jeffrey Siegal as vice president and chief financial officer (CFO). Effective 15 April, Siegal will have responsibility for providing guidance and analysis for all financial aspects of the company’s business.
Jack Ehren, president and chief executive officer (CEO) of the company said that Siegel has 25 years’ significant financial expertise with high technology international and manufacturing businesses. For the past five years, Siegal has served as the CFO and treasurer for Schmitt Industries, where he oversaw all accounting and finance functions, including strategic planning, budgeting and forecasting processes.
Prior to this, he served as the corporate controller and treasurer of Planar Systems, where he directed all finance, treasury and accounting activities for the multinational, public manufacturing company. Siegal also has more than 10 years of public accounting experience, most of which was spent with Deloitte & Touche, where he served as a senior manager.
Siegal holds a BA degree in Business Administration and Accounting from San Jose State University. He is also a certified public accountant (CPA).
Key Technology is an ISO-9001 certified company, which specialises in the design and manufacture of process automation systems including digital sorters, conveyors, and processing equipment.
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