IRVINE, California, June 12, 2018McDermott & Bull Interim Leaders (MBIL) is pleased to announce the successful appointment of an Interim Chief Financial Officer at a privately held consumer products business in Southern California.

This executive leader search was led by James Hickey, Senior Managing Director and Tamra Solis, Vice President of Talent Acquisition.  The organization is a private company with global manufacturing and distribution.  The recent vacancy in the Finance and Accounting department came at a critical time for the company, which led the management team to reach out to McDermott & Bull.  The interim CFO is responsible for leading the accounting functions and assisting in process improvement for the department.  Our interim leader will also be working with the management team to negotiate with the current lenders as the company reviews its debt.

The interim leader has over twenty years of experience as a Controller and CFO within consumer products and manufacturers in both public and private companies.  Our leader is working with the management team to streamline and improve processes and implement a new accounting system.

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