Asciano has announced the appointment of Roger Burrows as the company’s new Chief Financial Officer.


Mr Burrows will join the Asciano c-suite following 25 years of financial experience in a range of industries, including property, financial services and IT services.


Mr Burrows is currently the CFO of Perpetual Limited, having held the position since 2008. He has also been recently appointed as a member of the Australian Government’s Financial Reporting council (FRC).


Asciano CEO and Managing Director, Mr John Mullen commented, “Having taken the time to consider a broad range of candidates and find the person who truly fits our business and our culture, it is pleasing to announce this appointment.  I know that Roger will be a strong addition to our senior leadership team and will provide valuable leadership to the finance team across Asciano.”


Based in Sydney, Mr Burrows will be joining Asciano in early 2013.