CFOs On the Move: Week Ending May 8

Jannie Delucca

Adam Townsend

Adam Townsend is the new finance chief at Vizio. Before joining the purchaser-electronics manufacturer, Townsend served as chief money officer at Showtime Networks. Before that, he held many roles at CBS, which include executive vice president of corporate finance and trader relations. He also played key roles in CBS’s outside advertising and marketing company and CBS Radio. Before CBS, he was taking care of director of corporate tactic and trader relations at E-Trade, and in advance of that he labored at JPMorgan as an equity investigation analyst. Townsend will take in excess of for chief functioning officer Ben Wong, who had been managing chief money officer responsibilities.

Tyler Sloat was named chief money officer at Freshworks. Before joining the shopper engagement computer software firm, Sloat was CFO at membership payments firm Zuora the place he guided the begin-up by means of its IPO. Before that, he

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European Countries Move Closer to Reopening Continent

Jannie Delucca

PARIS—European governments are planning to unlock the continent’s financial state by introducing guidelines and rules that volume to a sweeping reconfiguration of everyday lifetime, from subway seating to classroom sizing.

Governments from Paris to Madrid are navigating a minefield as they glimpse for methods to revive their economies devoid of triggering a surge in bacterial infections. The reopening will be gradual, stretching into the summertime, and remarkably targeted to initially gain regions with much less bacterial infections, European officials say.

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