July 20, 2012
Mineseeker Operations Overseas Ltd has appointed David Oliver as Financial Director.
David is a highly experienced financial accountant, a qualified Chartered Accountant and Fellow of the Association of Certified Accountants. He has worked at Partner level within the profession for over 25 years having started his career with Thornton Baker (now Grant Thornton). David was promoted to Senior Manager before joining Haines Watts (a top 20 firm of Chartered Accountants) in 1985, becoming Senior Partner of the Wolverhampton Office in 1986.
David is a respected member of the Midlands accountancy profession having been President of the Staffs, Shropshire and Wolverhampton Society of Chartered Accountants in 2010/2011.
In addition to his professional career he has been actively involved in the not-for-profit sector acting as an adviser to a number of local charities and is currently Chair and Treasurer of Coventry Cyrenians, a charity for the single homeless.
Executive Chairman, Mike Kendrick, commented “David brings a wealth of professional experience to the group and we are delighted to that he has joined the Mineseeker team”.
Mineseeker has also appointed Jackie McQuillan as PR Director. Jackie was chief PR for the Virgin Group where she worked for 18 years and Mineseeker is delighted to bring on board another industry leading professional. Jackie has unrivalled media experience both in the UK and globally, having worked extensively with major television and newspaper groups throughout her career.
Mineseeker has taken this opportunity to restructure the rest of the Board with Mike Kendrick stepping back in to replace Edward Cross as CEO, whilst retaining his position as Executive Chairman.