FONT-SIZE Plus   Neg

Amyris Names Steven Mills CFO

Amyris, Inc. (AMRS) said Wednesday that it has appointed Steven Mills as Chief Financial Officer, effective May 2.

Mills will replace Jeryl Hilleman, whose intent to depart during the course of this year was first announced in August 2011.

"Steve's three decade career at ADM brings the set of skills we need as we enter a new growth stage for our Company," said John Melo, President & Chief Executive Officer of Amyris.

Mills joined ADM in 1979 and served in various senior treasury and accounting roles, including as Chief Financial Officer from 2008 to 2010. During his most recent assignment, Mills served as ADM's Senior Executive Vice President, Performance and Growth where he helped drive growth through business development and acquisitions until his retirement from ADM in February.

by RTT Staff Writer

For comments and feedback: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Quick Facts

Editors Pick
Chipmaker Qualcomm is reportedly in talks with NXP Semiconductor NV (NXPI) for a possible acquisition, reports said. According to Bloomberg, negotiations are on with a probable price of $110 t $120 per NXP share. The deal would value NXP at around $34.7 billion. Regulators have confirmed the eleventh U.S. fatality linked to Takata Corp.'s defective air bag inflators. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration or NHTSA said Thursday that a crash fatality in Riverside County, California, was tied to the rupture of a recalled Takata air bag inflator. Reynolds American Inc. (RAI) on Friday confirmed that British American Tobacco plc (BATS.L, BTI) has offered to buy the remaining 57.8 percent stake that it does not own in the US tobacco company for $47 billion. Reynolds said its board of directors will evaluate the offer, and respond accordingly to BAT, which currently owns 42.2 percent stake in Reynolds. The proposal represents an enterprise va
comments powered by Disqus
Follow RTT