ISG has appointed Karen Booth as its new chief financial officer (CFO) to succeed the current incumbent Mark Stockton
Karen Booth has been promoted from her existing role as financial director (FD) of ISG’s engineering services business.
Karen Booth will join ISG’s statutory board as CFO at the start of 2021.
Booth has played a pivotal role in supporting ISG’s global engineering services business to embed resilience through growth in its opportunity pipeline from new geographies and sector diversification.
As FD for ISG’s fastest-growing division, she has developed robust and scalable processes and systems to support the business.
Championing change and innovation
ISG’s CEO Paul Cossell, said: “In the five years that Mark has been on our statutory board, and 11 years with the business, he has played a central role in the transformation of ISG from a PLC to a privately-owned entity, overseeing four years of record growth and profitability.
“Mark leaves a significant legacy and has fully managed a rigorous succession planning process, and I’m delighted that we have promoted from within the outstanding talent pool here at ISG to fulfil this key role on our Statutory Board.
“I’m thrilled that Karen has agreed to join our global senior leadership team and bring with her the same dynamism and vision that she has so ably deployed within our burgeoning engineering services business.
“As a business that champions transformative change and innovation, greater diversification of ideas, expertise and experience on our board will further strengthen our capability and continue to set us apart from our peers.”