Published on : Tuesday, June 22, 2021
Alex Tong has been appointed as the new Chief Financial Officer at Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to bolster its senior leadership team. Tong joins from leading telecommunications provider KCOM, where he held a number of senior finance roles, most recently as Chief Financial Officer.
During his time at KCOM, he helped the business de-list and move into private equity ownership and navigate large capex and financing processes, including oversight of capex programs totalling in excess of £150 million. Prior to KCOM, Tong spent a decade with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP.
A chartered accountant, Tong will join the board of directors and work alongside the senior leadership team as the airport moves, within government guidance, into the next phase of recovery from the global pandemic.