Office Depot appoints new CFO
| 22 June, 2020
Office Depot has announced the appointment of Anthony Scaglione as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective July 20, 2020. As CFO, Scaglione will report directly to Chief Executive Officer Gerry Smith and be a member of the Executive Committee. He will be responsible for overseeing all financial aspects of the company, including financial planning and analysis, financial reporting and accounting, as well as leading investor relations, internal audit, tax, and treasury functions.
“We are delighted to welcome Anthony to Office Depot as we accelerate our transformation to a B2B platform that our customers rely on to start, grow and manage their business,” said Smith. “Anthony brings extensive financial, operational and strategic experience to our executive team. He will be a key asset to Office Depot as we continue to create value for our shareholders and build upon our B2B platform.”
Scaglione joins Office Depot from ABM Industries Incorporated where he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. In addition to overseeing all financial, M&A, IT, tax, enterprise services and procurement aspects for ABM Industries during his eleven-year tenure, Scaglione was also instrumental in developing and implementing the company’s successful, long-term strategic transformation. Prior to joining ABM Industries, Scaglione held executive finance positions at CA Technologies.