Internet company

Chinadotcom

(CHINA)

named Daniel Widdicombe chief financial officer.

Widdicombe was previously the financial chief of

I-Quest

, a Hong Kong broadband access and content provider. He takes over the post from Chief Operating Officer Peter Hamilton, who was serving as the company's interim CFO for the last nine months.

Shares of the company were recently down 7.3% to $6.75 in

Nasdaq

trading.