Media giant Vivendi Universal has named Sandrine Dufour deputy chief financial officer, replacing the outgoing Hubert Joly.

Media giant Vivendi Universal has named Sandrine Dufour deputy chief financial officer, replacing the outgoing Hubert Joly.

Dufour, who is based in New York, most recently was head of the internal audit and special projects unit of VU. Dufour will now manage financial reporting, budget and management control issues. She replaces Joly, who will exit the company at the end of June to pursue other opportunities.

Vincent Vallejo, currently deputy head of internal audit, replaces Dufour in her most recent post.