BRIEF-Signet Jewelers names Michele Santana CFO designate

July 1 Tue Jul 1, 2014 8:33am EDT

July 1 (Reuters) - Signet Jewelers Ltd :

* Ronald Ristau resigned from his position as chief financial officer, effective july 31, 2014

* Michele Santana, currently signet's senior vice president and controller, has been promoted to chief financial officer designate, effective immediately

* Santana will succeed Ristau as chief financial officer of Signet following his departure Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: