Xaar – Chief financial officer appointed
UK • The digital inkjet printing technology company Xaar, headquartered in Cambridge, UK, appointed Lily Liu as chief financial officer, company secretary and director of the board. She will be in charge from 2 May 2017.
Lily Liu has spent the past four years at FTSE 100 Smiths Group PLC, where she has held a several positions. Most recently she worked for Smiths Detection Division, first as director of financial planning and performance analysis and then, from 2014 to 2016, and CFO of the Smiths Detection Division. From 2005 to 2012 and before joining Smiths, Lily was with Edwards Ltd. Edwards, supplier of industrial vacuum systems, now part of private equity firm CCMP.
Lily has an MBA from the Australian Graduate School of Management and a BA in economics from Shanghai University of International Business and Economics.