PETALING JAYA: British American Tobacco (M) Bhd (BAT Malaysia) said its finance director James Clark will be joining British American Tobacco plc in London as group head of marketing finance.
A BAT Malaysia statement said Clark joined BAT Malaysia in 2004 and was on the board of directors. During his tenure, he oversaw the establishment of the Asia Pacific Financial Shared Services Centre in Malaysia. In 2006, he was named Chief Financial Officer of the Year by FinanceAsia.
Clark will be succeeded by Steve Rush with effect from March 20. Rush has had numerous senior finance roles with the BAT group in various markets.