CFOs On the Move: Week Ending November 12

Mozilla, the firm behind the Firefox web browser, appointed Eric Muhlheim main economical officer. Muhlheim’s most the latest company placement was main economical and administrative officer at BuzzFeed. He was also CFO of Helix Education and learning, a service provider of technological know-how items to colleges, and finance main of electronic media company  OpenX. He commenced his profession at The Walt Disney Business in company strategic preparing. Muhlheim succeeds Roxi Wen, who still left Mozilla in June for Invitae, a health care-genetics corporation.

Craig Pommells

Cracker Barrel Outdated Nation Retailer announced that Craig Pommells will be part of the corporation as senior vice president and main economical officer, helpful December six. Pommells has extra than twenty decades of knowledge in food items solutions, most not too long ago as executive vice president and CFO of Crimson Lobster. In advance of joining Crimson Lobster, Pommells expended extra than 10 decades with Darden Places to eat in finance and enterprise analytics roles. Pommells replaces Doug Couvillion, who experienced been serving as interim CFO considering that January 2021.

Brian T. Purcell, main economical officer of Hostess Manufacturers, resigned from his placement on November 9, just after investing considerably less than two decades at the bakery corporation. The Hostess board of administrators named Michael Gernigin, senior vice president and company controller at Hostess, as interim CFO. Purcell’s resignation arrived the exact day that the bakery corporation produced its somewhat delayed third-quarter economical results. Purcell was earlier CFO of Rawlings Sporting Items.

Audrey Zhao

Automatic computer software shipping and delivery corporation CloudBees named Audrey Zhao as main economical officer. Zhao was most not too long ago senior vice president of finance for Cloudera. At Cloudera, Zhao was instrumental in the company’s initial community offering. Prior to Cloudera, Zhao was vice president of economical preparing and examination and acting CFO at SugarCRM. At CloudBees, Zhao will oversee accounting, enterprise functions, economical preparing and examination, legal, and procurement.

E-commerce-as-a-company system Cart.com named Frank Parker its new CFO. Parker was earlier executive vice president of Managed Wellbeing Care Associates and CFO of world e-commerce at Pitney Bowes. Cart.com not too long ago elevated $98 million in a Collection B funding spherical. The corporation reported Parker “will be tasked with getting the corporation world over the next six to 9 months in preparation for likely community in the next two decades.”

Activist organization Icahn Enterprises (IEP) appointed promoted CFO David Willetts to the placement of president and main executive. Willetts replaces Aris Kekedjian, who resigned just after considerably less than a year in the write-up. Willetts joined IEP as CFO in June. In advance of that, he was a taking care of director at AlixPartners. To substitute Willetts, IEP appointed Ted Papapostolou, main accounting officer at IEP considering that March 2020 and secretary considering that April 2020, to the main economical officer role.

Jason Liberty

With lengthy-serving CEO Richard Fain stepping down from his write-up at Royal Caribbean Team, the board named Jason Liberty, the cruise firm’s main economical officer, as main executive helpful January 3, 2022. Liberty joined Royal Caribbean Team in 2005 and served in several economical, strategic, and operational roles just before turning into main economical officer in 2013.  Royal Caribbean appointed Naftali Holtz, the company’s senior vice president of finance, to the CFO place.

Workforce optimization computer software corporation Calabrio named CJ Bernander as its new main economical officer. A CPA, Bernander has extra than 15 decades in economical management roles at technological know-how providers. Prior to Calabrio, he was the CFO of e-commerce corporation Digital River. As CFO, Bernander will oversee world accounting, finance, treasury, tax, and legal features. Calabrio was acquired by non-public equity organization Thoma Bravo in April 2021.

GRUBBRR, a service provider of self-purchasing remedies and kiosk computer software platforms, named Noel Marsden its main economical officer. Marsden was earlier CFO of economical solutions organization Goba Capital and president and CFO of CareCloud, a computer software-as-a-company system for health care groups. In advance of CareCloud, Marsden was a senior vice president and treasurer at SoftBank subsidiary BrightStar.

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