Globant announces promotion of current CFO, Juan Urthiague to succeed
Globant announced the promotion of Alejandro Scannapieco, the current CFO, to executive VP and GM of Globant's U.S. East Region, reporting directly to the CEO of the company. In parallel, the company announced the addition of Juan Urthiague as its CFO. In order to ensure a smooth transition, Scannapieco will assist Urthiague during the next two quarters. Alejandro Scannapieco has been Globant's CFO since 2008 and has successfully led major strategic projects, including the company's IPO in July 2014. Now, as GM of the East Region, Alejandro will be responsible for Globant's business operations and strategic growth in a very relevant region, with the goal of achieving greater presence and recognition. Juan Urthiague has previously worked for Globant, from 2011 until 2017, serving under Scannapieco as global treasurer, investor relations officer, head of financial services and head of corporate finance. He is returning to the company from OLX Group, where he was CFO of the Latam division and was responsible for six companies in twelve countries.