The Company is pleased to advise that WINEDEPOT’s current Finance Manager Mr Matthew Johnson has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Digital Wine Ventures.
Matthew is a Chartered Accountant with over 25 years of hands on accounting and financial management experience in a range of local and international businesses of various scales.
Companies that he has worked for include PBL (ASX:PBL), British Telecom, Westfield, George Patts, Fairfax (ASX:FXJ) and DMG World Media. Over the last five years Matt’s focus has been helping fast growing SaaS and Fintech businesses like WINEDEPOT including Maestrano, Inlogik and GeoOP (NZA:GEO). Matthew has a rare combination of the experience that allows him to support a rapidly growing technology start-up while providing the reporting regime expected of an ASX listed company.
Matthew’s appointment will officially commence on 1 June 2020 allowing us to bring the full financial function back in house, generating operating efficiencies that lead to a reduction in costs.