TalkTalk appoints new chief financial officer

TalkTalk has announced the appointment of James Smith as its new chief financial officer.
The Salford-headquartered communications giant said Mr Smith will join the company in the coming months.
The new CFO has spent the last nine years in the same role at FTSE 250-listed Capricorn Energy. Prior to that he had a career in investment banking at Rothschild and Merrill Lynch.
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Mr Smith will succeed Jonathan Thackray who leaves TalkTalk after nine years covering several finance roles, latterly as CFO.
Chief executive Tristia Harrison said: “We’re delighted to be welcoming James’s expertise to the TalkTalk team. Our focus on full fibre is resolute and the country has never needed affordable, reliable connectivity more.
“We look forward to continued strong performance, wi …