Online financial trading giant IG Group Holdings plc (LON:IGG) has unveiled this morning that the company has on-boarded a new interim Chief Financial Officer (CFO). The brokerage has tabbed Mark Ward, a Senior Partner at Deloitte, to take charge of the company’s financials from the 25th of January.
IG Group Holdings (LON:IGG) will continue looking for a permanent candidate for the position and expects Mark Ward to remain in the chair until a candidate is found. The Senior Partner at Deloitte has worked in banking, insurance and asset management for the past 25 years and is bringing a raft of experience into the company.
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Mark Ward will report directly to the company’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Peter Hetherington. As an interim hire, he will not be a director of IG Group Holdings, nor a Board member.
Mark has been leading Deloitte’s UK investment management practice and has been serving as the head of the investment management audit group. The focus of Mr Ward’s work spans from risk management to organization restructuring and other strategic activities.