Thomson Financial Names Pat Tierney To Replace David Flaschen As President

MANAGEMENT & INFRASTRUCTURE

BOSTON--Thomson Financial has named Patrick Tierney president and chief executive officer to fill the slot left vacant by the departure of David Flaschen two months ago (IMT, Sept. 27).Tierney is moving from inside TF's parent company The Thomson Corp. (TTC), where he was president and CEO of Thomson's Reference, Scientific & Healthcare group. His move confirms speculation that Thomson was looking to recruit internally for the new head of one of the more profitable business groups within TTC