CLARK Material Handling Company is pleased to announce the appointment of Farrukh Ghani as chief financial officer for its North America Operations. Since joining CLARK in 2000, Farrukh has held a series of managerial roles in the finance and information technology departments of CLARK, including most recently vice president-finance & technology. His overall responsibilities will include strategic business planning, risk management and oversight of finance, accounting and information technology. Farrukh is a graduate of the University of Kentucky with a degree in accounting & computer science. He is an active certified public accountant. Dennis Lawrence, President & CEO, said "Farrukh has made valuable contributions to CLARK in each of his previous positions. This promotion will continue to strengthen the company's strategic planning capability and financial performance. Farrukh brings a proven record which will help lead CLARK to new levels of success."