ntl expands senior leadership team
# Sep 8, 12:12 PM by Frank
ntl Inc. yesterday announced some changes in their senior management team. From 20 September, Chief Financial Officer Scott Schubert will take up the new position of “Executive Vice President – Corporate Development” and Jacques Kerrest will succeed him as the company’s Chief Financial Officer. Both Mr Schubert and Mr Kerrest will report to Simon Duffy, the company’s Chief Executive Officer.
Mr Kerrest is currently the Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer of Equant, a provider of global IP and data services for business. Mr Kerrest has over 30 years’ experience of financial management in Europe and North America, including six years as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at marketing company Harte-Hanks and Chief Financial Officer of the Chancellor Broadcasting Corporation, taking the company through an IPO.
Scott Schubert will now focus full-time on the execution of key strategic development opportunities, including the separation of ntl’s most profitable division, ntl:broadcast.
Commenting on the appointments, Simon Duffy said: “I am delighted to welcome Jacques to ntl. He has very substantial experience over many years in relevant industries and I am confident he will make a major contribution to our business. These appointments represent a further strengthening of our management team and I am looking forward to working closely with both Jacques and Scott as we continue to pursue our business objectives. ”