United States Cold Storage (USCS), a Swire Group company, announced the appointment of Charles de Zoete as the company’s new Chief Financial Officer, effective Aug. 1, 2017. De Zoete was most recently Financial Controller for Swire Pacific Offshore, based in Singapore.
“It has been a pleasure to get to know Charles and we very much look forward to the positive contribution he will make to our organization,” USCS President and CEO David Harlan said in a company statement. “I’m confident that he will build on the success of the previous CFO and serve as a valuable resource for us all.”
De Zoete brings nearly 20 years of financial experience to the USCS post. He began his career in finance and accounting in the United Kingdom before joining the Swire Group in 2010. De Zoete is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales, the Chartered Institute of Taxation and holds a Master of Business Administration from INSEAD.
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