ThomasLloyd appoints Vivienne Maclachlan as Group Chief Financial Officer
London, Zurich, 21st December 2020 – ThomasLloyd has made a significant addition to its executive management team with the appointment of Vivienne Maclachlan as Group Chief Financial Officer. An accomplished British professional with Scottish roots, Ms. Maclachlan will take on the role of Group Chief Financial Officer (CFO ) and become a member of the Executive Board of the Group parent company. The global investment and advisory firm is currently establishing its new European headquarters in Zurich. The appointment of Ms. Maclachlan confirms ThomasLloyd’s growth strategy which is demonstrated with a sustained talent acquisition campaign which will see in the medium term around 100 new jobs created in Zurich.
“I am delighted that we have succeeded in appointing Ms. Maclachlan, a highly accomplished and experienced financial specialist,” commented T.U. Michael Sieg, Chairman and Group CEO of ThomasLloyd Group. “She will further develop the solid financial foundation of our company and thus drive the international growth course from Zurich.”
Ms.Maclachlan most recently served as Chief Financial Officer for Alfa Financial Software Plc in London, where she led the IPO of the group which was considered as one of the top tech floats in 2017 with a market capitalisation of more than one billion GBP. Prior to that, the trained auditor held various positions at the renowned consulting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) – including Director, Capital Markets advising international clients.
“I have come to know Vivienne Maclachlan as an extremely entrepreneurial person, with a tremendous amount of experience in all aspects of corporate transformation. She is, therefore, an important part of the management team and will significantly shape the development of ThomasLoyd in the years to come,” remarked Sieg.