March 10 - IronPlanet has appointed Deborah Schleicher as the company's new chief financial officer (cfo).

Schleicher joins the online marketplace for used heavy equipment with more than 27 years of experience in helping organisations meet compliance and reporting obligations, as well as driving strategy and growth for global public accounting firms.

In her new role, Schleicher will be responsible for IronPlanet's accounting, financial reporting, compliance, planning and analysis, treasury and tax.