New CFO for LeapFrog

Former Toys R Us man Ray Arthur joins LeapPad producer.
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LeapFrog has appointed Ray Arthur as its chief financial officer.

Arthur has plenty of experience in the toy trade, having previously worked as CFO of Toys R Us.

“Ray is a world-class CFO and I am very happy he has decided to join the LeapFrog team,” said LeapFrog CEO John Barbour. “He is a seasoned 30-year executive with a proven track-record of building excellent organisations and helping grow industry leading companies, including serving as CFO at Toys R Us Inc and as president and CFO of Toysrus.com.

“Ray brings broad management expertise having successfully led many finance, strategy, operations and information technology teams.

“He is recognised in the industry as an exceptional CFO, and I am thrilled to have the opportunity to work with him again. I am confident that Ray will help take LeapFrog to the next level in fulfilling our mission of helping children achieve their potential.”

Arthur added: “I am excited and proud to be joining LeapFrog, a world-class company with a strong brand and award-winning products. I believe LeapFrog has many growth opportunities as it extends its leadership in educational entertainment innovation and evolves to become both a developer and distributor of educational entertainment. 

“I'm looking forward to being a part of the LeapFrog team and contributing to its growth and evolution.”

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