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The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) has extended Christine M. McCarthy’s contract as Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer until June 30, 2024, CEO Bob Chapek announced today. Ms. McCarthy has been a 22-year veteran of the company and has served as Chief Financial Officer since 2015.
“Christine’s leadership has been indispensable during this time of disruption and transformation, and its impact goes far beyond our record. She was instrumental in the growth of Disney and helped us through the most difficult days of the pandemic, ”said Chapek. “His expertise, judgment and relationships are real assets for the Company, and I am grateful to have him as a valued partner. “
“It is an incredible privilege to serve as CFO of this great company, and I am grateful to have the opportunity to continue to work with Bob Chapek and the entire management team as we move initiatives forward. strategic corporate strategy with the goal of creating shareholder value, “said Ms. McCarthy, whose contract was due to expire at the end of 2022.” I am proud of Disney’s world-class financial organization and all what she has accomplished, and I look forward to building on the team’s success in the years to come. “
As Chief Financial Officer, Ms. McCarthy oversees the company’s global financial organization, which includes brand and franchise management, corporate alliances and partnerships, corporate real estate, corporate strategy and global business development, corporate control, business technology, financial planning and analysis, global products and workforce. standards, investor relations, risk management, taxation and treasury.