LONDON, United Kingdom (BRAIN) — Future PLC, the media group that owns CyclingNews.com, BikeRadar.com and other titles, has appointed a new CFO to replace Graham Harding, who is stepping down.
Harding has been with Future since 2000 and has been CFO since 2011. His replacement is Zillah Byng-Maddick, formerly CFO and interim CEO at Trader Media Group.
Mark Wood, Chief Executive, said: "We are indebted to Graham for his tremendous contribution to Future's development over many years and in particular his recent success in strengthening the balance sheet. We wish him every success with his future plans."
Zillah Byng-Maddick was CFO at Trader Media Group from 2009 to 2012 and interim CEO from 2012 to 2013. She will join Future Nov. 1 and formally take over as CFO on Nov. 18.
"Zillah has an outstanding reputation and her experience of leading a successful and rapid transition from print to digital at Trader Media Group is of enormous value to us at this time," Wood said. "She will help transform Future, accelerating the pace of change, which is key to us building a more profitable digital business."
Future's fiscal year ended Monday; it will present its year-end financials on Nov. 22.