CHICAGO Globe Specialty
Metals Inc. has appointed Joseph Ragan as its new chief
financial officer effective May 20.
Ragan replaces Malcolm
Appelbaum, whose departure was announced in March (
amm.com, March 21).
Ragan most recently served as
chief financial officer of South Jordan, Utah-based drilling
services contractor Boart Longyear, Globe said. He previously
held the same role at Herndon, Va.-based technology services
provider GTSI Corp.
"Joe will lead the
companys efforts to effectively deploy the companys
cash flow in value-creating ways," Jeff Bradley, chief
executive officer of the New York-based silicon metal producer,
said in a statement May 13.