Kodak announced that its Board of Directors has appointed John N. McMullen as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.
McMullen will assume the new role from June 15, 2014 and will become a member of the company s Executive Council. He will report to Kodak Chief Executive Officer Jeff Clarke.
In this role, McMullen will function for Kodak s financial strategy and all functions within Kodak s Finance organization.
McMullen held a series of senior financial roles during a 32-year career with HP and predecessor companies, Compaq Computer and Digital Equipment Corporation. His positions included Senior Vice President of Finance and Corporate Treasurer of HP, Chief Financial Officer of HP s Imaging and Printing Group, Vice President of Finance and Strategy for Compaq s Worldwide Sales and Services Group, Compaq s Director of Investor Relations, and Controller of DEC s Worldwide Products Division.
He holds a B.A. in Finance with a concentration in Accounting from University of Massachusetts in 1981.
Jeff Clarke said, John is an accomplished executive, recognized for his substantial financial and strategic expertise and deep knowledge of the commercial imaging and printing industries. He joins Kodak at an exciting time when we are cultivating many growth opportunities from across our worldwide product portfolio, while leveraging our strengths, such as our balance sheet, technology and brand. Having worked for many years with John in dynamic and complex situations, I know how effective he is at cutting through challenges and achieving excellent outcomes -- and doing so at high speed.