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Eversholt Rail appoints Andrea Wesson as Chief Financial Officer

Eversholt Rail has appointed Andrea Wesson as Chief Financial Officer, effective 20th July 2016. In this role, she will have responsibility for all aspects of Commercial and Corporate Finance, Tax, Legal, Risk and Information Technology.

During her eight years with Eversholt Rail, Andrea has held various roles in the finance function, with the latest being Head of Treasury and Risk.

Andrea began her career at Forward Trust Group, the leasing arm of Midland Bank (HSBC), and was a member of the due diligence team when the bank acquired Eversholt Leasing in 1997.

Andrea is a Chartered Accountant and a Fellow of the Association of Corporate Treasurers.

Mary Kenny, Chief Executive Officer of Eversholt Rail, said “Andrea has thrived at Eversholt Rail, excelling in every role she has played at the company.  We are delighted to appoint an internal candidate which demonstrates our commitment to providing career development for our people.”

 

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