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What should an expanding IT business look for in a new finance director?

2nd May, 2009

QUESTION I am the chief executive of a privately-owned IT business that has a strong product range and employs more than 100 people. The company has managed to weather the worst of the downturn and we plan to raise fresh capital to pursue some acquisitions. I have been covering the financial role at the company, but now want to recruit a dedicated finance director. Can you advise me on what to look for? ANSWER The...

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