DW8 appoints new CFO

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.