logo
Share SHARE
FONT-SIZE Plus   Neg

Christopher Reidy Named BD's CFO - Quick Facts

Medical technology firm Becton, Dickinson and Co. or BD (BDX) has named Christopher Reidy as Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President of Administration, effective July 15, 2013. He would report to Vincent Forlenza, Chairman, Chief Executive and President.

Reidy would be accountable for executive management and oversight of BD's global financial operations and shared services, as well as oversight of Information Technology after a transition period. He joins BD from ADP Corp., where he served as Corporate Vice President and CFO for 6 years. Prior to ADP, Reidy's over 30 years of experience includes serving as CFO at NBA Properties, Inc.; Vice President, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer and division CFO roles at AT&T Corporation; and Audit Partner at Deloitte & Touche.

Suketu Upadhyay, who was serving as Acting Chief Financial Officer since November 2012, would have expanded responsibilities across BD's finance organization and would serve as the company's principal accounting officer in his new role as Senior Vice President, Finance, also with effect from July 15, 2013.

by RTT Staff Writer

For comments and feedback: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Editors Pick
The bench to bedside journey of drugs is fraught with challenges. It is estimated that only 5 in 5,000 compounds that enter preclinical testing make it to human testing, and out of those 5, only 1 may pass through all the regulatory hurdles needed to reach pharmacy shelves. Major League Baseball is talking expansion for the first time in a few decades. Owners stand to make a pretty penny from expansion fees and subsequent television rights. The possibility of a more balanced schedule is also enticing. Strong expansion candidates in the U.S. and Canada are ready... The New York Times is teaming up with Google again to give away Google Cardboard, the virtual reality headsets, but this time only to its "most loyal" digital subscribers. The company said that the digital-only subscribers selected for this distribution were chosen based on the duration of their subscriptions.
comments powered by Disqus
Follow RTT