Blackmores pharmaceutical company (ASX: BKL) has appointed Patrick Gibson as the new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) after the resignation of the current CFO Gunther Burghardt.
Gunther started at Blackmores in January 2020 and will leave the company in late February next year to pursue personal interests.
Patrick was most recently CFO at the architectural hardware designer GWA Group. Prior to GWA, Patrick was Goodman Fielder’s CFO and held senior positions at Brambles and Unilever.
Alastair Symington, Blackmores CEO, commented, “On behalf of the Board of Directors, we sincerely thank Gunther for his significant contribution to Blackmores and wish him and his family all the best for the future.”
“Succession planning is always important and we are excited to welcome Patrick Gibson in the role of Chief Financial Officer.”
“Patrick has an outstanding track record of delivering significant business improvements and long-term shareholder returns. His extensive financial, operations, and trading experience on the ASX will benefit our executive team and we look forward to continuing the work already underway to grow Blackmores. “
Blackmores stocks (ASX: BKL) trades 2.9 percent lower at $ 90.58.