Stuart Crutchfield, formerly First Vice President of Corporate and Strategic Planning at MBNA America, has been tapped as Chief Financial Officer for the De Novo Corporation. As De Novo’s new CFO, Crutchfield joins other senior executive members at De Novo Corporation’s Headquarters in Delaware, the company’s base of operations for the IPO launch. His experience with public companies and his familiarity with the financial community are expected to enhance De Novo’s growth strategy. De Novo Corporation anticipates an IPO launch in early 2002.
Stuart Crutchfield brings with him 14 years of working experience with large organizations, such as MBNA America, Providian Financial and NatWest Bank. During his tenure at MBNA America, he was a member of a task force responsible for budget management & analysis and bank-wide productivity & efficiency analysis. Prior to this position, Crutchfield was the Finance Director for MBNA’s mortgage business in charge of planning, reporting, pricing, profitability analysis and mergers & acquisitions.
“De Novo Corporation is fortunate to have access to the skills and experience that Stuart Crutchfield brings,” said William Keenan, President of De Novo Corporation. “His financial leadership, within several best-in-class public companies, will enhance De Novo Corporation’s executive team and our growth strategies for an IPO.”
Stuart Crutchfield received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Studies at New Hampshire College. In addition, he obtained his Master of Science in Financial Economics at Colorado State University and went on to earn his post-MBA degree in International Management at Thunderbird: American Graduate School of International Management.
About De Novo Corporation:
De Novo Corporation is an Online and Offline marketing communications holding company, consists of Creative Solutions International, an integrated direct response advertising agency; Convergence Group, an international management consultancy; Owen/Holloway Group, a brand development and corporation communications advertising agency; and Stratcom, a business and consumer intelligence company.
De Novo Corporation offers a broad range of integrated marketing communications services to Fortune 1000 companies throughout the world. It currently has offices in New York, Arizona, Georgia, Delaware and in Canada. Currently a private company, De Novo Corporation is intending to conduct an initial public offering in early 2002.Details