CFOs On the Move: Week Ending February 26

Matthew Subject

Joby Aviation hired Matthew Subject as finance chief of the electric air taxi enterprise. Subject is at present CFO of North The united states at Ford Motor Corporation. Subject has expended a lot more than two decades operating at Ford, in roles which include general auditor, wherever he led the modernization of inner audit, and CFO at Lincoln, wherever he introduced the manufacturer in China and reinvigorated commercial effectiveness in the U.S. Just before Ford, he labored at Goldman Sachs and the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. He has labored in international functions for significantly of his profession, which include nine many years in Asia Pacific and on picked projects in South Africa, Brazil, Europe, and Egypt. 

Virgin Galactic Holdings appointed Doug Ahrens as its new CFO. Ahrens most not long ago served as CFO at Mellanox, a general public enterprise in the semiconductor market, wherever he was dependable for all finance capabilities right up until the acquisition by NVIDIA in 2020. Just before that, he was CFO for computer software engineering enterprise GlobalLogic. Previously in his profession, he expended more than a decade at Maxim Built-in Items, main economic arranging and coordinating M&A activities. Just before that, he served in various economic roles at Intel for 6 many years and as an environmental engineer at Chevron. He replaces Jon Campagna, who is stepping down as CFO. 

Debbie Clifford

Autodesk named Debbie Clifford as chief economic officer, effective March 8. Clifford, who at present serves as finance chief at SurveyMonkey, returns to Autodesk, wherever she expended 13 many years in numerous economic leadership roles, which include as vice president for economic arranging and evaluation. Clifford succeeds R. Scott Herren, who still left the style and engineering computer software enterprise to become CFO at Cisco

Maxeon Photo voltaic Technologies hired Kai Strohbecke as chief economic officer, effective March fifteen. Most not long ago, Strohbecke has been the vice president of finance and world functions controller for Micron Technologies. Just before that, he expended 10 many years as CFO at Inotera Recollections, a memory semiconductor manufacturing enterprise positioned in Taiwan that he assisted list on the Taiwan Stock Exchange in 2006. Just before 2003, Strohbecke labored in numerous administration roles at Infineon and Siemens Semiconductor Group. Strohbecke succeeds Joanne Solomon, who is retiring.

James Allen

Health care enterprise B. Braun Health-related named James Allen as chief economic officer. For the very last 6 many years, Allen served as an running enterprise CFO with Metal Companions. His preceding encounter contains fifteen many years at Johnson & Johnson in a assortment of small business growth and economic leadership roles. He started his profession at Amoco Corporation. Allen replaces Bruce Heugel, who is retiring right after 20 many years operating at the enterprise. 

Novolex appointed Dennis Norman as finance chief. Norman joins the food items packaging company from health care IT and providers enterprise nThrive, wherever he was CFO. Just before that, he expended sixteen many years as an govt leader in demand of strategic arranging, finance, and company growth at Polymer Group/Avintiv, the very last 6 many years as CFO. He succeeds Paul Palmisano, who is retiring right after a lot more than eight many years at the enterprise.

Ena Singh

Biofacturing enterprise Zymergen promoted Enakshi (Ena) Singh to finance chief. Singh has assisted Zymergen close a lot more than $1 billion in equity financing and $100M in credit card debt since joining the enterprise as vice president of finance in 2014. Singh earlier served as senior vice president of asset administration at Mubadala, Abu Dhabi’s sovereign prosperity fund. Earlier, she was the vice president of know-how financial investment banking at Merrill Lynch and an analyst for Latin American financial investment banking at Salomon Smith Barney.

Loyola Marymount College promoted Aimee Uen to senior vice president and chief economic officer. Uen, who has labored at the university for 10 many years, was most not long ago vice president for finance and controller. Just before joining LMU, Uen was an assurance manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers. 

GameStop CFO Jim Bell is resigning right after much less than two many years. Bell reportedly was pressured to resign as portion of a force by activist investor Ryan Cohen to “reshape the ailing retailer.” Bell will step down on March 26 and GameStop has introduced a research for a substitution. The announcement of his departure came about a thirty day period right after a investing frenzy fueled by retail traders despatched GameStop’s inventory on a Wall Road rollercoaster ride. 

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