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Logica CFO Seamus Keating

Interview

Interview: Seamus Keating, Logica CFO

Logica has scaled back plans for world domination. But a shift in focus has not dimmed CFO Seamus Keating’s desire to be number one

05 Jul 2010

Wembley Stadium before kick-off

Feature

Alex Horne, acting CEO, Football Association

Alex Horne is saving the blushes of a disorderly Football Association – again. Lucy Quinton and Melanie Stern examine his third crack at the acting CEO job

26 Apr 2010

Analysis

Wolseley ousts Steve Webster from post

Steve Webster led an acquisition frenzy at plumbing group Wolseley ­ but was cut loose when the money and deals dried up. We look back at his tenure

22 Feb 2010

Feature

High flyer – BA's Keith Williams revisited

A key player in the merger of the UK’s national carrier with Iberia – tipped to succeed Willie Walsh as CEO – British Airways CFO Keith Williams is relied on to make the numbers work in 2010

25 Jan 2010

Feature

Third watch: a look back at Financial Director's public sector FD interviews

While the commercial sector has received more attention in the past 25 years of FD interviews, there have been many remarkable stories in the not-for-profit sector.

23 Feb 2009

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Accountancy Age expands on last year's successful masterclasses with new series of courses

Latest Opinion

Agrarian revolution: The Rural Payments Agency's accounts

The Rural Payments Agency's FD talks of its successful efforts to avoid another set of qualified accounts

Is the Commonwealth good for British business?

Most research finds that being a former British colony has, at best, a neutral effect on economic growth

The Secret FD's moral dilemma over pre-pack administrations

Pre-pack administrations raise questions of morality and integrity for finance directors

Latest Analysis

FRC nears end of Sisyphean task of implementing going concern

The FRC’s third set of going concern proposals attempted a compromise. Naomi Rainey looks at the corporate and investor positions

New AA FD will hope governance potholes are filled

With AA CFO Andy Boland to leave the newly-listed business alongside the departure of its CEO, will governance concerns be answered prior to a new finance chief's arrival?

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