Yvolution gains new group financial controller

Jade Burke

By Jade Burke

August 3rd 2016 at 11:27AM
UPDATED August 3rd 2016 at 12:04PM
Yvolution gains new group financial controller

Darren Smith will be based in the company’s headquarters in Ireland, where he will manage Yvoltuion’s financial information.

Yvolution has appointed its new group financial controller and head of finance in the form of Darren Smith.

With over a decade of experience in the field, Smith will be responsible for managing the firm’s financial information and its subsidiaries, as well as implement strong internal controls.

Based at Yvolution’s Ireland headquarters, Smith will be tasked with financial modelling and analysis, as well as advising management on short and long term financial objectives.

“Darren has a proven track record of success and will be an incredible asset to Yvolution’s management team as the brand continues to expand rapidly,” said Thomas O'Connell, global CEO of Yvolution.

“This is a strategic hire to further strengthen the organisation’s financial position as we break into new markets and launch innovative products in a variety of categories.”

Prior to his new role at the company, Smith served as CFO for Van Tibolli Beauty, and held financial positions with logistics and distribution companies including DFDS A/S and Target Express Transport.