THE WEIR Group has appointed Alan Ferguson to the board as a non-executive director, with effect. He will take over from Stephen King as chairman of the audit committee in May 2012, when King retires from the board.
Ferguson was until recently chief financial officer of Lonmin, the FTSE 100 producer of platinum and metals. He currently chairs the audit committees of Johnson Matthey, the FTSE 100 precious metals and chemicals company and Croda, the FTSE 250 chemicals company.
Big Data software company WANdisco has appointed Erik Miller as chief financial officer and with immediate effect
The finance chief of the Daily Mail has been recruited by Rolls-Royce after a management shake-up at the engineering group has resulted in the departure of its chief financial officer
Global mining company Anglo American has appointed Stephen Pearce as finance director, following René Médori's decision to retire
Three former Tesco executives, including the former finance director of Tesco UK, have denied charges of fraud and false accounting in relation to a £326m accounting scandal at the supermarket