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CFOs on the Move: Week Ending December 17

Katja Dürrfeld

Car pieces maker Continental AG named Katja Dürrfeld chief fiscal officer, helpful promptly. Dürrfeld will be responsible for group finance and managing and group information and facts engineering. She will also be responsible for finance in the future automotive group sector commencing in 2022. Dürrfeld begun her job at Continental in 1997, holding operational positions in IT, marketing and advertising, product sales, logistics, auditing, and purchasing. In 2013, she was named head of group audit.

Previous chief enterprise officer of ZipRecruiter Timothy Yarborough was named the task aggregator’s finance chief very last week. Yarborough usually takes above for David Travers, who was named president. Yarborough has also held the positions of senior vice president and vice president of finance. He joined ZipRecruiter in 2014. The company also named Amy Garefis chief accounting officer.

Dave & Buster’s Amusement,  an proprietor and operator of enjoyment and dining venues, introduced that it had appointed Michael Quartieri as CFO, helpful Jan. one, 2022. Quartieri will be responsible for accounting, source chain, and investor relations. He was earlier CFO and company secretary at live streaming company LiveOne. Prior to that, Quartieri was finance chief at Scientific Online games, a gaming products and techniques supplier. Quartieri replaces Scott Bowman, who was named CFO of Genuine Food stuff Kitchen, a wellness-driven seasonal restaurant chain, before this thirty day period.

The board of Deutsche Lufthansa AG appointed Remco Steenbergen to the position of chief fiscal officer commencing in the new yr. His contract will operate until finally Dec. 21, 2023. Steenberg will head up managing and hazard management, company finance, accounting and stability sheets, taxes, purchasing, and mergers & acquisitions. Most recently, Remco Steenbergen was CFO of Zurich-centered Barry Callebaut Group, a manufacturer of chocolate and cocoa products. He has also labored at Philips and KPMG. Steenbergen replaces Ulrik Svensson, who resigned for wellness causes in April 2020.

Mentioned Lufthansa Group Chair Karl-Ludwig Kley: “Remco Steenbergen provides with him fantastic fiscal abilities from numerous corporations as effectively as industries … Specially now, when the pandemic is possessing these kinds of significant implications for air vacation, an internationally seasoned and effectively-respected CFO is far more critical than at any time for Lufthansa Group: not only to overcome the current crisis but also for the coming several years, when we have to — and want to — shell out back govt stabilization resources.”

Zrinka Dekic

Children’s enjoyment company Genius Brand names International went outside the house its organization to appoint Zrinka Dekic as chief fiscal officer and head of strategy and mergers and acquisitions. A previous govt in the expenditure management division of Goldman Sachs, Dekic held posts in company strategy, strategic preparing, and enterprise enhancement at The Walt Disney Corporation. Dekic replaces Bob Denton, who Genius Brand names moved to govt vice president of finance and accounting.

Power company Williams promoted John D. Porter to senior vice president and CFO, helpful Jan. one, 2022. Porter will change John Chandler, who introduced his prepared retirement from Williams before this yr. Formerly, vice president and chief accounting officer, controller, and head of FP&A, Porter begun with Williams in 1998, still left in 2001 for Forest Oil, and returned in 2005. Mary Hausman will presume the vice president, CAO, and controller position. She now serves as team vice president, inner audit.

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