KCOM Appoints Aikman as CFO

new appointment appointed

KCOM Group today announces that Jane Aikman has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer and will join the Board with immediate effect.

Jane has held a number of Executive level positions, including her most recent role as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer for Phoenix IT Group Plc up until its acquisition by, and merger with, Daisy Group.

Previously, she was Chief Financial Officer of Infinis plc, Wilson Bowden plc and Pressac plc. She spent five years in South East Asia with Asia Pulp and Paper Co Limited and three years as an internal audit manager with GEC Alsthom. She qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Ernst & Young.

Bill Halbert, Chief Executive said “I am delighted to welcome Jane to the company and to the Board. She brings with her a wealth of relevant industry experience and will give fresh perspectives to discussions at both a Board and senior leadership level. I look forward to working with her.”

Jane will stand for election by the shareholders at the company’s AGM in July 2017.