ad

News / Company news

two businesspeople shaking hands

News

Deloitte's new 65 partners signals largest expansion in a decade

The firm says the promotions reflect rising business confidence among clients

10 Jun 2014

New Look

News

Tesco loses divisional FD to New Look

Mike Iddon leaves Tesco to join New Look two months after CFO Laurie McIlwee announced decision to step down

06 Jun 2014

News

Rotork ends 50 year audit relationship with KPMG

Rotork replaces KPMG as auditors with Deloitte

04 Jun 2014

News

Recent IPO businesses set to join the FTSE 350

Pets at Home and Poundland set to join the FTSE 250, while 3i is lined up for a return to the FTSE 100

04 Jun 2014

News

Howdens CFO named deputy CEO following company review

Mark Robson takes on day-to-day management of Howden Joinery Group following review of organisation, structure and capabilities

30 May 2014

News

Konami books impairment charge after auditor discussion

Computer games business Konami takes impairment charge that equates to millions of pounds, after auditor talks

30 May 2014

News

Next's veteran FD to retire after 28 years

David Keens is to retire as Next Group FD in March 2015

27 May 2014

News

Armour FD steps down after automotive sale

John Harris leaves Armour Group following sale of automotive division

27 May 2014

News

Standard Life appoints Lloyd’s of London’s Luke Savage as CFO

Long standing Lloyd's of London FD joins Standard Life as CFO

23 May 2014

News

Wonga CFO takes temporary charge of payday lender

CFO Tim Weller to take temporary charge of Wonga while a new CEO is sought

23 May 2014

News

PwC replaces KPMG as Bunzl auditors

FTSE 100 outsourcer changes auditors after first tender in 28 years

20 May 2014

News

Former Vodafone CFO Halford joins Standard Chartered

Andy Halford will join Standard Chartered on 16 June

19 May 2014

News

Pfizer a tax risk, warns AstraZeneca chief executive

AstraZeneca CEO Pascal Soriot in warning over Pfizer's tax strategy

16 May 2014

News

UK Uncut warns Vodafone over ‘unpaid tax’

Telecoms group dismisses activists' claims as "myths and falsehoods"

16 May 2014

News

Dixons' CFO to lead finance in Carphone Warehouse merger

Dixons CFO Humphrey Singer will lead the finance function of 'Dixons Carphone', if the merger is successful

15 May 2014

News

UK accounting watchdog launches C2000 probe

FRC probe follows conclusion of independent investigation into distributor's UK and European accounting practices

13 May 2014

News

Redhall's finance function review leads to £500k provision

Redhall Group take a £500k exceptional provision as it looks to improve finance function systems and controls

02 May 2014

News

ARM Holdings CFO Tim Score to retire next May

Tim Score is to retire from ARM Holdings after 12 years with the company

01 May 2014

News

Intertek CFO pitches up at Experian

Lloyd Pitchford leaves Intertek to join Experian

29 Apr 2014

News

Flybe appoints former Unilever Switzerland finance chief as CFO

Philip de Klerk will joins Flybe as CFO from SABMiller no later than 1 November 2014

28 Apr 2014

Upcoming Events

accountancy-age-masterclass-dark

0930, Tue 26 Aug 2014

New masterclasses: FRS 102/cashflow/small biz accounting

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

Latest Opinion

Predicting the future is a job for soothsayers, not directors

There is too much volatility in world markets for predictions more than 12 months hence to be anything other than guesswork

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

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

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

Latest Analysis

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?

Betfair dragged into true and fair row

Investor group uses Betfair as example of disconnect between law and accounting rules

advertisement

Latest opportunities:

Find appointments

Search by job title, salary, or location - we only list senior financial roles