United Rentals

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named Martin E. Welch as executive vice president and chief financial officer, effective immediately. He was serving in an interim capacity since September 2005.

Welch, the company said, has more than three decades experience in financial management for public and private companies.

He had most recently served as director and business adviser to the private equity firm,

York Management Services

before joining United Rentals.

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