Ferro Corp., a provider of materials for PV manufacturing and other applications, has appointed Jeffrey L. Rutherford vice president and chief financial officer (CFO). In this role, he will be responsible for Ferro's financial operations, including accounting, treasury, tax, budgeting, investor relations, corporate development and internal auditing.
Rutherford was most recently vice president and CFO at Park-Ohio Holdings Corp., a publicly held provider of international supply-chain logistics services and a diversified manufacturer of engineered products.
Prior to his role at Park-Ohio, Rutherford was senior vice president and CFO at UAP Holding Corp., parent company of United Agri Products. From 2005 to 2007, Rutherford served as president and CEO of LESCO Inc., and from 2002 to 2005, he was the company's senior vice president and CFO.