TalkTalk snags a brand-new finance chief from Dixons Carphone

TalkTalk’s finance chief is stepping down later on this year, the telecom group revealed today.

Iain Torrens prepares to leave after 2 years as the company’s primary monetary officer. He will be changed by Kate Ferry, whp is presently director of financier relations and business affairs at Dixons Carphone, where she has actually worked for the last 7 years.

Before that, Ferry was a retail expert at Merrill Lynch and prior to that an audit supervisor at PwC.

” On behalf of the board, I want to thank Iain for his effort over the last couple of years,” Sir Charles Dunstone, TalkTalk’s executive chairman, stated.

” He has actually been a valued member of the TalkTalk group and the board and all of us want him well for the future. I am likewise pleased to welcome Kate to TalkTalk. As we continue our journey under the brand-new management group and with refocused instructions, Kate brings a wealth of experience to the function.

” Her abilities will work truly well at TalkTalk and we’re anticipating dealing with her as we concentrate on providing our brand-new and interesting prepare for business.”

This is the 2nd huge senior departure for TalkTalk in 2017 – president Dido Harding left the company in May.