Regulatory Story
Go to market news section View chart   Print
SDL PLC   -  SDL   

Appointment of CFO

Released 09:52 03-Apr-2018

RNS Number : 5992J
03 April 2018

SDL plc

("SDL" or "the Company")


Appointment of CFO


3 April 2018, Maidenhead, U.K. - SDL plc (LSE: SDL), today announces the appointment of Xenia Walters as Group Chief Financial Officer and Director of the Board with immediate effect.


Xenia Walters has been SDL's interim CFO since June 2017, reporting into Adolfo Hernandez, SDL's Chief Executive Officer.  Xenia was previously Chief Financial Officer of SDL's Fredhopper business, where she played an instrumental role in its successful divestment. Xenia has also held a number of senior finance roles across a range of industry sectors.  Xenia's previous roles include Group Finance Director of Frank Recruitment Group, Group Finance Director at INTO University Partnerships, and UK Finance Director and Group Financial Controller of Regus Group plc. 


Xenia qualified as a chartered accountant (ICAEW) with PricewaterhouseCoopers and holds an MBA from Henley Management School.


Adolfo Hernandez, CEO of SDL, said today: "We are delighted to welcome Xenia to the Board and look forward to working with her as we drive forward and execute SDL's transformation plan."


There are no further disclosures required in respect of this appointment under paragraph 9.6.13 of the Listing Rules of the Financial Conduct Authority.



For further information please contact:


SDL plc

01628 410 100

Adolfo Hernandez, CEO

Xenia Walters, CFO

FTI Consulting LLP

0203 727 1000

Edward Bridges

Emma Hall



About SDL

SDL (LSE:SDL) is the global innovator in language translation technology, services and content management. Over the past 25 years we've helped companies deliver transformative business results by enabling powerful, nuanced digital experiences with customers around the world. Are you in the know? Find out why 79 out of the top 100 global brands work with us at and follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.


This information is provided by RNS
The company news service from the London Stock Exchange

London Stock Exchange plc is not responsible for and does not check content on this Website. Website users are responsible for checking content. Any news item (including any prospectus) which is addressed solely to the persons and countries specified therein should not be relied upon other than by such persons and/or outside the specified countries. Terms and conditions, including restrictions on use and distribution apply.


Appointment of CFO - RNS