Europe: Unilabs appoints CFO

Victoria Bell, chief operating officer, Unilabs

European diagnostic services provider Unilabs has appointed Victoria Bell as group chief financial officer.

She replaces Andrew Derodra, who will remain in the role until the beginning of December to oversee the transition.

Bell will report to Michiel Boehmer, president and chief operating officer, and be part of the management team.

Prior to joining Unilabs, Bell served as interim finance transformation director at market research company the Kantar Group in London.

Bell is also a chartered accountant with international experience in senior roles in companies including Centrient Pharmaceuticals, Wittur Group, JP Morgan, and Société Générale.

‘I am delighted to join Unilabs, working to make a difference to millions of lives every day through our diagnostic capabilities,” said Bell.

Boehmer added: ‘We’re delighted to welcome Victoria to the team. She will play a fundamental part in delivering our strategic objectives, supporting the growth of our business, and delivering long-term value.’