Informa, a provider of specialist information to the global academic & scientific, professional and commercial communities, has announced that Adam Walker has agreed to become the finance director of the company.
Mr Walker has been finance director of National Express Group since March 2003, having joined as corporate development director in 2001. Prior to that, he spent a number of years in investment banking and corporate finance with NatWest Markets and Arthur Andersen. He is a chartered accountant by qualification.
Commenting on the appointment, Peter Rigby, chairman of Informa, said: I am extremely pleased that Adam is to become our next finance director. He has an excellent background both as CFO of a substantial listed company and in terms of corporate finance experience. I am confident that he will make a significant contribution to the group.