EIG, an institutional investor to the energy and infrastructure sectors, announced that De la Rey Venter has joined as CEO of MidOcean Energy (MidOcean) and as a Managing Director of EIG. MidOcean is an EIG-controlled LNG firm seeking to create a diversified “pure play” integrated LNG portfolio of high-quality operating LNG projects with strong existing cash flow.
Aleph Farms, the first cultivated meat firm to grow steaks from non-genetically engineered animal cells, has hired Yifat Gavriel as Chief of Regulatory Affairs and Quality Assurance. Gavriel will play a vital role in the introduction of Aleph Farms’ products into global markets. The establishment of a regulatory approval process for cultivated meat is underway in many countries, with the Singapore Food Agency the first to approve it as an ingredient in 2020.
Australian workflow automation software firm, Checkbox, has appointed James Dougherty to spearhead its US expansion strategy, including building and scaling a local team, following the firm’s launch in the market earlier this year. Checkbox is a no-code workflow automation platform that allows enterprise teams, including legal, HR, and risk and compliance, to automate tedious manual processes and scale the delivery of services to the business.
The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC (Molpus) announced Terrell Winstead will become Molpus’s new President on August 1, 2022. Bob Lyle, Molpus’s current President, will transition from management but will continue to serve Molpus as Special Advisor to the President, and as a board member, investment committee, and as managing broker for its real estate activities.
NielsenIQ has strengthened its global retail practice with the addition of Dawn E. Norvell as the inaugural Global Head of the newly formed NielsenIQ Retail Lab. In her new role, Norvell will lead a progressive team created to better identify retail client needs, design solutions, and enable retailers to use NielsenIQ's full suite of products to help drive their business.
Fashinza, the AI-driven B2B marketplace and real-time global supply chain platform for fashion brands and retailers, announced the appointment of Sumit Saxena as the company’s first President of Revenue and Strategy. The appointment comes after a USD $100M Series B announcement and business growth of 10x crossing $150 million in annualized GMV run rate.
Magnite has announced that seasoned industry expert, Maddy Mewing is joining as Seller Lead in Australia, covering Nikola Small’s responsibilities while she is on maternity leave.
Argenta announced that Paul Fry will join the company as its new CFO, starting immediately. To ensure a smooth transition, Paul will work closely with former CFO Chris O’Donnell until late August. The CFO role is being relocated from New Zealand to London to enable the CEO and CFO to work closely together in the same time zone, and to be closer to customers.
Westwater Resources, Inc., a battery-grade, natural graphite development firm announced the retirement of Jeffrey L. Vigil, Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Vice President – Finance, effective August 26, 2022. Chief Accounting Officer (CAO) Steven M. Cates has been elected Westwater’s new CFO and Vice President – Finance, also effective August 26, 2022.
Alvaria, the global player in enterprise-scale customer experience and workforce engagement management, announced Jeff Cotten as Chief Executive Officer. Tim Dahltorp, who has been interim CEO as well as Chief Financial Officer since February, will now continue as CFO. An innovator, Jeff Cotten is a culture-driven and customer-focused executive leader with more than two decades of high delivery results in the information technology sector.