Jon Orpen - WowNow Hire's New CFO
WowNow Hire is pleased to announce the appointment of Jon Orpen as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) as from Monday 4th October 2021. The CFO is the senior manager in the business responsible for overseeing the financial activities of the company. Jon is a Chartered Accountant with significant experience across high-growth private equity and global listed organisations, operating within Technology and Consumer focussed industries.
WowNow Hire's CEO Anthony Pearlgood said: "I am delighted to welcome Jon as CFO to WowNow Hire. Jon’s experience, ability and enthusiasm will make a significant impact on our future growth and I am very pleased to have Jon on board."
Jon said: “This is an incredibly exciting time to be joining WowNow Hire, the team have established a fantastic reputation for excellent customer service and execution. Following strong investment in the platform, there’s a great foundation to propel the business forward as we further develop the customer proposition and execute our growth strategy.”
Prior to joining WowNow Hire, Jon played a key role in the sale of The PoweredbyPIE Group to Dye and Durham. Jon was subsequently appointed to lead the UK Finance function for D&D through the execution of a rapid ‘buy and build’ growth strategy. Previously, Jon has also worked for Unity Technologies, Game Digital Plc, MBA Polymers and B&Q Plc.