What’s in store for Canadian department store company Hudson’s Bay Co.? A new CFO search, for one. Gary Lukassen is retiring as executive VP and CFO next year. Lukassen started out at the company, which is Canada’s oldest corporation, in 1975 as a controller in the company’s real estate division.
Grand Union Co.‘s Jeffrey P. Freimark has a grocery list of duties at the Wayne, N.J.-based supermarket chain. In addition to his existing gig as CFO, he will also serve as president and CEO. The appointment follows Gary Philbin‘s resignation from those posts last week.
Dan Saint is pulling into the driveway of Xuma Inc. The one-time director of M&A and general auditor for automotive supplier Federal-Mogul was named executive VP and CFO of the San Francisco-based E-business infrastructure firm. He succeeds Chris Hobbs.
Lason Inc., a provider of outsourced document and data-management services, appointed Ronald D. Risher as executive VP and CFO. Risher was previously a principal at Franklin Advisors LLC. The Troy, Mich.-based firm also named a new CEO recently. John Messinger was named chief executive on November 14.