ANDREW HERBERT, the former chief financial officer of Domino Printing Sciences, has joined the board of inkjet printing business Xaar.
He joins the technology group board on 1 June 2016 and will also serve as chair of the audit committee (effective 1 October 2016) and as a member of the remuneration and nomination committees.
He has extensive experience in the global digital printing industry following a 30 year career with Domino Printing Sciences, working both in the UK and the US.
Herbert was group CFO of Domino Printing Sciences from 1998 to 2015 during which time he helped expand the business geographically through acquisition and creation of sales channels, and helped broaden the product range via acquisition of technology based businesses.
Phil Lawler, Chairman, commented: “Andrew’s background of driving sustained growth will be of immense value in helping us realise our growth vision and achieve our full potential. He has very complementary skills with the rest of the board and will be a strong addition to Xaar’s board.”
Expert Tom Smolcic examines why this initially attractive model is falling out of favour
We talk to Rob Gorle, recently appointed FD of employee engagement company, Perkbox, about recruitment, the challenges ahead and what he plans to do at Perkbox
With ‘cost reduction’ the top strategic priority for UK companies in a Deloitte survey, Simon Brew, consulting partner at the firm, discusses how companies should approach costs in the face of disruption and uncertainty
The number of UK-nationals in CFO positions in FTSE 100 companies has fallen in the last 15 years, with foreign CEOs also on the increase