Flint Group announced the appointment of Steve Dryden as chief financial officer, Flint Group, effective July 1, 2013. Mr. Dryden will also join Flint Group’s Executive Management Team (EMT), reporting directly to CEO Antoine Fady.
Mr. Dryden joins Flint Group from DS Smith Plc, a UK-listed international corrugated and plastics packaging business, where he had held the position of group finance director since 2008. Prior to this, he was finance director at Filtrona PLC, where he had spent nine years in various financial leadership roles. He achieved his professional accountancy qualifications with Price Waterhouse, and has a degree in chemical engineering from Leeds University in the UK.
“Steve joins Flint Group with a broad range of experience and great track record in financial management, including controlling, treasury, tax and corporate development,” Mr. Fady said. “His appointment further strengthens the Executive Management Team and I’m sure he will provide a valuable contribution in the ongoing successful development of Flint Group.”