Plus   Neg

G4S Plc Names Ashley Almanza CEO; Eddie Aston Named New COO

UK's private security firm G4S Plc (GFS.L, GFSZY.PK) said Tuesday that it has appointed Ashley Almanza as its CEO, effective June 1. Almanza, who had recently joined the group in May as CFO, is replacing Nick Buckles, who is stepping down as CEO and retiring from the company and as a director on May 31.

Stuart Curl, the group's regional CFO for the UK, Ireland and Africa, has been appointed acting CFO whilst a search for a new CFO is conducted.

G4S also said Eddie Aston will join the group on July 8 to take up the new role of Chief Operating Officer or COO. Aston joins the group from DHL where he is currently CEO - Global Sectors.

by RTT Staff Writer

For comments and feedback: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Quick Facts

Editors Pick
Business software giant Oracle Corp. (ORCL), Monday said it swung to a third-quarter loss after taking a $6.9 billion charge related to the new U.S. tax law. Revenues for the quarter grew 6 percent reflecting strong growth in cloud revenues. Adjusted earnings for the quarter trumped Wall Street estimates,... Canada-based cannabis company Cronos Group Inc. (CRON) and MM Enterprises USA LLC said Monday that they have formed a cross-border joint venture to cater to Canadian consumers. The move comes as Canada plans to legalize adult use of cannabis by the end of this year. MM Enterprises USA, LLC is a U.S. cannabis company with facilities in California, Nevada, and New York. Qualcomm Inc.'s former Chairman Paul Jacobs plans to acquire the chipmaker founded by his father and has approached several global investors in an effort to fund the buyout, the Financial Times reported. According to the report, Jacobs informed members of the Qualcomm board about his intention to take the company private. Qualcomm has a market capitalization of $90 billion.
comments powered by Disqus
Follow RTT