Flint Group has announced the appointment of Steve Dryden to the role of Chief Financial Officer, Flint Group, effective July 1st 2013. Dryden will also join Flint Group’s Executive Management Team (EMT) reporting directly to Antoine Fady, Chief Executive Officer.
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 Dryden 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.
Commenting on the appointment, Antoine Fady, CEO Flint Group, said, “Steve joins Flint Group with a broad range of experience and great track record in financial management including controlling, treasury, tax and corporate development. 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.”