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Safeguard Scientifics appoints Jeffrey B. McGroarty as CFO

Safeguard Scientifics has named Jeffrey B. McGroarty, 43, an accounting and financial executive who joined the company in 2005 as Vice President and Corporate Controller, as Senior VP and CFO, effective today. Mr. McGroarty succeeds Stephen T. Zarrilli, 51, who was named President and CEO of Safeguard on November 1, 2012.