Comcast has promoted Jason S. Armstrong to chief financial officer, a role previously filled by Mike Cavanagh, who was named president of the company in October.
Most recently, Armstrong served as deputy CFO and treasurer, holding several financial-adviser exec roles at Comcast during his nine years with the Brian Roberts-run company.
“Jason is ideally suited to be our next chief financial officer,” Cavanagh said. “He is a trusted voice in the financial community, has a great understanding of our company, and is well respected by our management team. Jason is already playing a pivotal role in shaping our long-term strategy and I couldn’t be more excited to partner with him going forward.”
When Cavanagh was first named president at Comcast in October, it was stated he would continue to serve in his role as CFO, making Armstrong’s appointment to the position…