Expedia Group Appoints Julie Whalen As Finance Chief

Expedia Group Appoints Julie Whalen As Finance Chief
  • Expedia Group Inc EXPE has appointed Julie Whalen as the group’s Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective September 26, 2022.
  • She succeeds Eric Hart, who will remain with the company through October 1, 2022, to help in the transition.
  • Whalen will be responsible for global finance organization and financial activities, including accounting, corporate development, financial reporting and analysis, internal audit, investor relations, real estate, tax, and treasury.
  • Most recently, she served as the CFO of Williams-Sonoma Inc WSM.
  • Whalen has been a member of Expedia’s Board of Directors and Audit Committee since June 2019.
  • She has resigned as Chair of the company’s Audit Committee but will continue as a member of the Board.
  • Price Action: EXPE shares closed higher by 1.85% at $110.19 on Wednesday.

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