REA Group (ASX:REA) has appointment Owen Wilson, as Chief Financial Officer. With 20 years’ experience in senior finance roles, Wilson most recently held the role of Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary at Chandler Macleod Group Ltd.
Wilson has also held senior roles at ANZ Banking Group Ltd and KPMG and is an acknowledged leader in the finance sector, with established credentials in directing finance teams, streamlining financial systems, cash flow management and business improvement.
Interim CEO Peter Tonagh said Owen’s strong financial acumen, M&A experience and exposure across international markets had made him a stand-out candidate for the role.
“Owen has extensive expertise in the management of all aspects of the finance function of a publicly listed company and we believe that his contribution will support the continued growth of our business,” said Tonagh.
“He’ll make a great addition to our team. We’re looking forward to working together to embrace the opportunities that lie ahead for us as a Company.”
Wilson will commence the role in September this year.
SOURCE: REA Group