AA appoints Kevin Dangerfield as CFO
Roadside assistance provider and insurer AA has appointed Kevin Dangerfield as its new chief financial officer with effect from 6 January 2020.
Dangerfield - a qualified chartered accountant with more than 25 years’ experience in the technology and manufacturing industries - was most recently CFO of investment vehicle Wilmcote Holdings. Prior to this, he held various CFO roles in public listed companies, including Laird and Morgan Advance Materials.
The AA said Mark Strickland will step down as interim CFO on 6 January and continue in a group project role as part of the Executive Committee reporting to the chief executive officer.
Chairman John Leach said: "Kevin brings a wealth of highly relevant finance experience from across a number of sectors to the executive management team and the board."
At 0950 GMT, the shares were down 0.7% at 53.39p.