CFOs on the Move: Week Ending June 18

International Monetary Systems, Unilife, Delphi Automotive, Alaska Air Group, Federal-Mogul, Celsion, Presidential Life, Ikanos Communications, Amo...
Joan UrdangJune 18, 2010

Barter company International Monetary Systems Ltd. has named David Powell CFO and treasurer. Previously, he was finance and operations manager for US Bancorp’s insurance subsidiaries.

Unilife Corp. has named R. Richard Wieland as its finance chief, taking over from Dan Calvert, who is relocating to Indiana. Wieland comes to the medical-device company from Cytochroma Inc., where he was also CFO.

Delphi Automotive LLP has appointed Kevin Clark to head finance, effective July 12. He replaces treasurer Keith Stipp, who had been acting CFO. Clark, a founding partner of Liberty Lane Partners LLC, is a former CFO of Fisher Scientific International Inc.

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Glenn Johnson, CFO and executive vice president of finance at Alaska Air Group, will be the new president of subsidiary Horizon Air, succeeding the retiring Jeff Pinneo. In turn, Brandon Pedersen, controller and vice president of finance at Alaska Air Group, will succeed Johnson in the CFO post.

Federal-Mogul Corp. has promoted Alan Haughie to the top finance spot. He joined the safety and power-train technology supplier in 1994 and has been controller and chief accounting officer since 2005.

Biotechnology drug development firm Celsion Corp. has appointed Jeffrey Church to head finance. He is a former CFO of Alba Therapeutics.

Presidential Life Corp. has appointed P.B. Pheffer to lead the finance function. Most recently, he was CFO of Missouri Employers Mutual Insurance.

Dennis Bencala has been named CFO and vice president of finance at Ikanos Communications Inc., a software and broadband semiconductor products provider. He takes over from Cory Sindelar, who is leaving the company. Bencala comes to Ikanos from Renewal Energy Test Center, where he also headed finance.

Solar-power systems designer and manufacturer Amonix Inc. has appointed Patrick McCullough as its finance chief. Formerly, he was CFO of IMI Severe Service Division.

Caleco Pharma Corp. has named Luc Vanhal to lead the finance function. Previously, he was CFO and COO of Guthy-Renker.

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