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Bristol-Myers Squibb appoints Charles Bancroft acting chief financial officer

Published on: 15/01/10

Charles Bancroft has been appointed acting chief financial officer at Bristol-Myers Squibb, replacing Jean-Marc Huet who left the company at the end of 2009

Chairman and chief executive of Bristol-Myers Squibb James Cornelius said: “Jean-Marc has indicated to me his desire to return to Europe and we wish him every success.

“The board of directors and I are grateful to Jean-Marc for his strategic work in rapidly and successfully solidifying our balance sheet, his focus on increasing our cash position to nearly $10 billion through a series of important transactions, and his leadership of continuous improvement initiatives which have greatly accelerated our BioPharma transformation.”

His replacement, Charles Bancroft, was most recently vice president, finance for Bristol-Myers Squibb’s global biopharmaceutical business.

In his new role, Bancroft will continue to report to Lamberto Andreotti, president and chief operating officer.

Bancroft joined Bristol-Myers in 1984 and has since held positions of increasing responsibility within the finance organisation, including international assignments, senior leadership positions in the global pharmaceutical business and also with ConvaTec.

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