David Smith has been appointed non-statutory finance director of Altitude, the promotional merchandise and marketing solutions group. Smith joins from Babcock International, where he held the position of business controller in the rail sector.
Guy Whittaker has resigned as finance director of RBS. He’ll leave the bank later this year allowing time to undertake an orderly search for a successor. This is expected to be by October 2009. In the meantime, his current role and responsibilities continue unchanged.Charles Hindson has been appointed group finance director of e2v technologies, the developer and manufacturer of specialised components and sub-systems. Hindson was previously chief executive of manufacturing group Filtronic. He replaces Mike Hannant.