The Journey to CFO - How to Gain the Right Experience
Hosted By: Stephen Moir, Director, Moir Group
Speaker: Andrew Cartledge, CFO, WiseTech Global
Date: Wednesday 28th March 2018 Time: 12:30pm – 2:00pm
Venue: Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand Level 9, 33 Erskine Street Sydney NSW 2000
RSVP and further information:
Sara Eriksson, Moir Group
Phone: 02 9262 4836
Places are strictly limited!
Lunch will be provided
Andrew was born in the U.K. and attended Manchester University. He joined GE Plastics in 1991 initially working in the U.K. and later spending four years in Holland. In 1996 he joined GE Corporate Audit Staff leading and conducting internal audits of various GE business units globally. In 1999 he joined GE Energy as CFO for Europe, Africa, India and Middle East. Andrew was promoted to CFO GE Energy – Panametrics in 2002 and relocated to Boston, Massachusetts. In 2005 he moved to GE Energy headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia as Global Financial Planning and Analysis Manger and in 2009 he moved to Nevada as the CFO for GE Energy - Measurement & Control Solutions.
In 2011 Andrew moved to Australia after being promoted to CFO for GE Australia, New Zealand & PNG. In September 2015 Andrew joined WiseTech Global as the CFO. Successfully listing the company in April 2016 on the Australian stock exchange and continuing to grow and expand the business globally, completing 15 acquisitions in the last year and half, while increasing revenue three-fold.
WiseTech Global is a leading developer and provider of software solutions to the logistics execution industry globally. Our customers include over 7,000 of the world’s logistics companies across 130 countries. Our flagship product, CargoWise One, forms an integral link in the global supply chain. Our software enables our customers to execute highly complex transactions in areas such as freight forwarding, customs clearance, warehousing, shipping, land transport and cross border compliance and to manage their operations on one database across multiple users, functions, countries, languages and currencies. Our breakthrough software solutions are renowned for their powerful productivity, extensive functionality, comprehensive integration, deep compliance capabilities, and truly global reach.