CFOs on the Move: Week Ending December 3

Experience-hailing provider Lyft on Thursday announced that Elaine Paul was named main economic officer, efficient Jan. 3, 2022. Paul replaces Brian Roberts, who is stepping down but will continue to be an adviser till June 2022. Since 2019, Paul has served as CFO and vice president of finance for Amazon Studios, liable for portfolio and economic organizing for Amazon’s slate of original movie and television programming. In advance of becoming a member of Amazon, Paul was CFO of Hulu. In advance of Hulu, she used 19 several years at Disney in senior finance, strategy, and enterprise development roles. Paul was named a CFO to Check out by CFO Magazine in 2018.

Chryssa Halley

Fannie Mae, the governing administration-sponsored business that guarantees mortgage loans, promoted Chryssa Halley from controller to main economic officer. Halley will be liable for Fannie Mae’s economic management and economic and strategic exploration features. She joined Fannie Mae in 2006 and is a CPA. The enterprise also announced that Jim L. Holmberg had been promoted to senior vice president and controller.

Aston Martin CFO Kenneth Gregor is stepping down immediately after about eighteen months in the part, the luxurious carmaker claimed. The move was thanks to private factors. Gregor will depart as finance main and executive director no afterwards than June 30, 2022, and the board has initiated a system to appoint a alternative.

Chesapeake Vitality named Mohit Singh as CFO, efficient Dec. six. He most just lately led the M&A, company land, and reserves features at BPX Vitality, a U.S. subsidiary of BP PLC. Prior to becoming a member of BPX, Singh worked as an financial investment banker focused on oil and fuel transactions for RBC Capital Markets and Goldman Sachs.

Simone Walsh was appointed vice president, main economic officer, and treasurer of activewear enterprise Delta Attire.  Walsh joins Delta from Novelis, in which she most just lately served as vice president, deputy controller. In advance of that, she served as main accounting officer, controller, and principal accounting officer of PRGX World-wide and experienced a stint as vice president, finance at PGRX from 2017 to 2019.

Owen Humphries

Jobs web site Glassdoor named Owen Humphries as CFO, efficient quickly.  Humphries has been at Glassdoor due to the fact 2016. He formerly was senior vice president, finance and enterprise functions. Prior to Glassdoor, Humphries led consulting groups for The Boston Consulting Group.

As documented earlier this 7 days on CFO.com, Swiss financial institution UBS named JPMorgan Chase veteran Sarah Youngwood as its future CFO, adding a lady to its executive board. Youngwood will swap Kirt Gardner when he actions down in May possibly 2022 to “pursue other prospects,” UBS claimed. Youngwood has worked at JPMorgan for 24 several years, most just lately as finance main for client and neighborhood banking due to the fact 2016.

In other appointments this 7 days: Verve Therapeutics employed Allison Dorval as its main economic officer. Verve, which went public this yr, is doing work on genetic-centered solutions for cardiovascular ailment. … Excellarate announced Rob Howe as the company’s CFO. Howe joins Excellarate with 25 several years of knowledge in finance, which include roles at Liquidnet and Typical Electrical. … Meta-optics engineering company Metalenz named Brad MacMullin its main economic officer. He was formerly CFO of Lucidity Lights. … Rapid7 appointed Tim Adams, formerly of BitSight Technologies, to the CFO place. Adams formally starts off the work on Jan. 3, 2022.

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