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CFOs on the Move: Week Ending June 24

Whirlpool, Enova, Boxed Wholesale, Cumulus Media, NBTY, PRA, Concho Resources, Forward Air, Ballard Spahr, EnerNOC
Joan UrdangJune 24, 2016
CFOs on the Move: Week Ending June 24

Online financial-services provider Enova International has named Steve Cunningham to the top finance spot. He replaces Rob Clifton, who will become chief accounting officer. Previously, Cunningham was chief risk officer at Discover Financial Services.

Jim Peters

Jim Peters

Whirlpool chief accounting officer and corporate controller Jim Peters has been promoted to finance chief, effective Aug. 1. He will succeed Larry Venturelli, CFO since 2012, who plans to retire early next year.

Boxed Wholesale has chosen Naeem Ishaq to head finance, effective July 5. He comes to the big-box store from Square, where he was head of finance, strategy, and risk.

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Radio broadcaster Cumulus Media has named John Abbot CFO and treasurer, effective July 1, succeeding Joseph Hannan. Previously, Abbot was finance chief at Telx Holdings.

Stephen Conboy has been promoted to the top finance spot at NBTY. Formerly, he headed finance for the vitamin and nutritional supplements provider’s consumer products group Americas division.

PRA Group has appointed Pete Graham to lead the finance function, effective Aug. 10. He joins the loan collector from General Electric, where he most recently was a member of the GE Capital exit-plan team.

Oil and natural-gas firm Concho Resources has promoted executive vice president Jack Harper to the posts of CFO and treasurer. He takes over for the retiring Darin Holderness, who will become a special adviser to the company through the end of the year.

Michael Morris has been named CFO and treasurer at Forward Air, effective June 27. He replaces Rodney Bell, who is retiring in March of next year and will stay on as an adviser to the firm until then. Morris comes to the company from XPO Logistics, where he was senior vice president of finance and treasurer.

Law firm Ballard Spahr has appointed Mae Prestera as finance chief. She joined the firm as controller in 1997, then left in 2005 to start a family-owned consultancy. She rejoined the firm in 2010 as a consultant.

EnerNOC has named William Sorenson to head finance. He will join the energy-intelligence software provider in August, and then current CFO and chief operating officer Neil Moses will become an adviser to the firm until his retirement next year. Formerly, Sorenson held the top finance spot at Acquia.

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