Greenbrier has appointed a new chief accounting officer. The executive is Adrian Downes, who will also serve as a senior vice president. In addition to his responsibilities in the accounting sphere, he will also manage the firm's IT and tax planning efforts.
Downes has held a variety of finance and accounting positions throughout his nearly 30-year career. He was most recently chief financial officer and an executive vice president at childhood education provider Knowledge Universe, a privately held company. He also served in senior financial executive positions for numerous companies including SUPERVALU and Gap.
The article Greenbrier Names New CAO originally appeared on Fool.com.
Fool contributor Eric Volkman has no position in any stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool owns shares of SUPERVALU. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.
Copyright © 1995 - 2013 The Motley Fool, LLC. All rights reserved. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.