Bed Bath and Beyond has announced the appointment of John Barresi as senior vice president of finance, chief accounting officer.
The retail group, which sells beauty and wellness products, said that he will take up his new role on 7 June and report to Gustavo Arnal, executive vice president and chief financial officer.
In the newly created role, Barresi will lead a team responsible for the development and execution of all corporate accounting and financial reporting functions, including maintenance of fiscal records, management of transactional shared services, preparation of internal and external financial reports, SEC and other regulatory reporting.
Gustavo Arnal, CFO, said: “John is a strong leader with broad business experiences and proven ability to effectively analyze complex financial issues with sound business judgment.
“As we continue to execute against our transformation plan and become a true omni-always retailer, we are pleased to welcome John to our finance leadership team and implement best-in-class corporate accounting practices.”