The Baton, Please

July 1998
Financial Executive;Jul/Aug1998, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p14
Academic Journal
The article profiles two executives who will be volunteer officers in their organizations during 1998-1999: James J. Abel, the new chairman of the board of Financial Executives Institute, and Peter Donovan, the new chairman of Financial Executives Institute Canada. Abel is chief financial officer and executive vice president of the Lamson & Sessions Co. Donovan is vice president and comptroller of General Electric Capital Canada. Both men talk about their organizational goals, the Institutes' agenda, the outlook for the business environment, and strategies for success in business. Biographical and family information is given, as well as their educational credentials and career highlights.


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