Updated: Nov 25, 2021
Wootzano has been on the rise this week, seeing the addition of two senior team members to the executive team. With rapid expansion already underway, Steven Harvey appointed position of Chief Financial Officer comes at a critical period for the company.
Steven has a First Class degree in Applied Physics and qualified as a Chartered Accountant with PwC in 2001. He has a successful track record in financial leadership roles spanning 23 years, including internal and external audit, corporate controlling and internal and external group financial reporting with Nestlé in Switzerland, the Middle East, the UK and the USA.
Eager to begin work within the company, Steven had this to say:
"I am very excited to join the inspirational team at Wootzano. What they have achieved in developing Avarai in such a short time is incredible. The robotic system, including the patented electronic skin, Wootzkin, has the potential for tremendous growth and value creation in many areas beyond packing fresh produce, transforming lives and positively impacting the environment. I look forward to becoming part of the Wootzano family and partnering with the team to build a highly successful business."
CEO and Founder, Dr Atif Syed enthusiastically stated:
"We are pleased to have Steven on board. His background in Applied Physics will enable him to fully engage with our technology and his expertise in finance will help us achieve our huge growth potential. Welcome to the team!”.
We look forward to what 2022 has in store confidently with the knowledge that the company's finances are in solid hands.