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The corporate manager responsible for the firm's accounting activities. Sometimes referred to as the contoller (which means the same thing).


The chief accountant in a company or government. The controller is the head of the accounting department and is responsible for financial and managerial accounting. He/she helps management interpret and appropriately respond to accounting data. A controller is also called a comptroller.


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Then an assistant financial controller position came up at the Radisson SAS Portman Hotel - now the Radisson Blu Portman Hotel - in London's West End and Rolando jumped at it.
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BASEL, Switzerland, July 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Syngenta announced today that John Ramsay, Group Financial Controller, will succeed Domenico Scala as Chief Financial Officer with immediate effect.
He qualified with CIMA in 1984 while working at Ford Motor Company and is currently BA's financial controller in its commercial section.
Easter (age 53) is currently finance director, Aviva UK general insurance, and has had a long career in finance with the company, having previously held senior finance roles including managing director, group finance and group financial controller.
Joseph Tung, CFO / Vice President Freddie Liu, Financial Controller Tel: +886-2-8780-5489 Fax: +886-2-2757-6121 Email: ir@aseglobal.
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Cal-Bay appointed COBS financial controller Liz Nicol as Group Financial Controller today.
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Prior to joining the Company, he was a group financial controller of several listed companies in Hong Kong.

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