CAROL Thomas, of Runcornbased SOG Group, has been named Best Financial Director
of the Year for a company with an annual turnover of up to PS10m in the Financial Director
of the Year Awards.
Ernesto Ortiz, financial director
of General Motors Mexico, highlighted the usefulness of these meetings and said they provide a great opportunity for interaction between economists and CFOs, as well as identifying opportunities and sharing experiences.
Taking up the role of financial director
, she will oversee the day-to-day activities of the finance team.
The award was decided by readers of Financial Director
who were asked to rate the competing firms on a number of criteria, including knowledge of sector, innovation, strength of relationships and project management skills.
PRESIDENT Engineering Group, which is the parent company for Bestobell Valves and Conflow, is celebrating the success of its financial director
Marie Cooper in being shortlisted for the Young FD of the Year category in the 2013 FD's Excellence Awards.
The measures, which the government offers, including an increase in taxes, are too painful," Atanas Dobrev, Financial Director
of Vivacom, commented, taking up a journalist question about the cabinet plans.
The Financial 360 survey conducted among readers of Accountancy Age and Financial Director
showed Mazars to have received an overall satisfaction score of 73%.
The poll showed 44 per cent of English Premier League (EPL) financial directors
questioned stated their payroll for the first team squad would increase during the coming season, while 56 per cent said it would remain the same.
In total, 61% of all those financial directors
polled did not know the cost of document production while this increased to 71% for companies with a turnover in excess of GBP20m.
Richard Post, managing director of Reed Accountancy Personnel, said: "It is of grave concern that any financial director
feels under pressure to compromise their personal integrity.
If the UK enters a recession, financial directors
will start to apply the brakes on their IT expenditure and will demand visible returns on their investment.
The Board of Directors of the combined bank will be comprised of nine current Westborough Financial directors
and fifteen current Hudson Savings Bank directors.
Real FD, a leading magazine for the accounting industry, invited financial directors
to rate their satisfaction with the quality of their core financial system and the level of support provided by the vendor.
Richard Post, managing director of Reed Accountancy, said: 'This is evidently a growing problem for financial directors
, in terms of time spent dealing with junk e-mail, and the possible information they may be missing because of it.
Just 17 per cent of financial directors
at firms surveyed said they had a recruitment freeze in place following the downturn in the global economy.