First Financial Hires Financial Veteran as New Controller
NOV 2, 2011 - 8:00 am
First Financial Corporate Services, a provider of medical, material handling and IT equipment leasing solutions, announced that financial services industry veteran Bob Sweeney has been brought on board with the company as its new controller.
Sweeney joins FFCSI with more than 25 years of accounting and financial experience in the areas of tax compliance, portfolio management, and operations for both public and private companies. As controller, Sweeney will be responsible for the overall financial processes of FFCSI and will work closely with the key executives and the accounting team on budgeting, forecasting, and financial transactions.
“Given Bob’s diverse and extensive accounting expertise within the financial industry, he will be an invaluable addition to our team,” said Richard Stebbins, president and CEO. “As we continue to grow and expand FFCSI, I’m confident he’ll be instrumental in helping us develop effective strategies that will contribute to our long-term success.”
Sweeney’s most recent executive position was as EVP and CFO of Direct Capital, where for seven years he directed all financial and accounting operational functions.
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