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Cairn's Brown takes audit role at Wood Group

Cairn Energy CFO Jann Brown takes audit committee chairwoman role at Wood Group

10 Apr 2014

Richard Adam


Carillion FD takes Wincanton audit committee role

Richard Adam to serve as audit committee chairman at Wincanton

09 Apr 2014


BAE Systems FD takes SSE non-exec role

Peter Lynas joins SSE as a non-executive director

07 Apr 2014


Tim Score to chair British Land's audit committee

ARM Holdings CFO Tim Score to take non-executive role at British Land

21 Mar 2014


Ex-AstraZeneca CFO to chair HSBC's European unit

Jon Symonds to pick up a cool £345k as HSBC Bank plc chairman, HSBC's European subsidiary

18 Mar 2014


Non-execs on pay panels get larger wage rises

Non-executive directors sitting on remuneration committees received, on average, greater pay rises than their colleagues

17 Mar 2014


Boardroom reshuffle at Promethean sees ex-Scapa CFO join

Ex-Kingfisher CFO takes chairman role and former CFO of Scapa Northern Europe takes similar role at interactive technology business

14 Mar 2014


Adnams recruits retail finance expert as non-exec

Nicky Dulieu joins the board of UK brewer and leisure business

04 Mar 2014


Former HMRC chair takes Serco post

Mike Clasper appointed non-executive director at Serco

03 Mar 2014


Higginson recruits former Sainsbury's CFO to Poundland board

Former finance chiefs of Tesco and Sainsbury's to work together as Poundland prepares to float

19 Feb 2014


Kingfisher FD takes Imperial Tobacco non-exec role

Karen Witts to serve as Imperial Tobacco non-exec and audit committee member

05 Feb 2014


Former Selfridges CFO takes Rightmove move

Peter Williams joins Rightmove, as he extends his non-executive portfolio

04 Feb 2014


Ex-Standard Life CFO takes National Express audit chair role

Former Standard Life CFO and current Prudential UK & Europe CEO Jackie Hunt takes National Express audit chair role

30 Jan 2014


Training is essential for equipping first time directors

Directors now have to juggle operational responsibilities with ensuring proper corporate governance across their organisations

24 Jan 2014


Period of non-exec pay rises comes to an end

Median base fee level for FTSE 100 non-executive directors falls for first time in five years

13 Jan 2014


Inchcape FD joins UBM as audit chair

John McConnell will chair UBM audit committee

13 Jan 2014


Ex-House of Fraser group FD takes non-exec role at Hornby

David Adams joins international model and collectables company as non-executive

09 Jan 2014


Unilever's Huet to take Heineken non-executive role

Jean-Marc Huet to joins Dutch brewer's audit committee

23 Dec 2013


Corporate wrongdoing is all connected

Following the scandals surrounding News International, Gavin Hinks looks at how a culture of wrongdoing can arise in a business

25 Nov 2013


Editor's letter: Old school ties

Accountants will inevitably take on a huge proportion of important board roles for the foreseeable future

27 Aug 2013

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