With over 30 years of experience, Vanessa is a senior executive having held several leadership roles within the luxury apparel, accessories, and healthcare industries.
APP Group CEO Adam Castro shared, “I’m delighted to welcome Vanessa to APP. Vanessa is a high calibre leader with extensive experience that will benefit APP’s future growth strategy.”
Vanessa will lead the group’s financial operations and will continue to ensure APP’s strong approach to governance and financial discipline is maintained.
Vanessa De Bono shared, “I am excited to join APP at a time of growth and opportunity and look forward to supporting the business in executing on its strategy.”
Vanessa started her career with Pricewaterhouse in Australia before moving to L’Oreal Luxury Group Australia where she held the position of General Manager Finance & Administration. Vanessa then spent 11 years with Louis Vuitton, initially as Finance Director of Louis Vuitton Oceania, then as SAP Project Director for Asia, and her last position was Chief Financial Officer of Louis Vuitton China. Upon her return to Australia, Vanessa held the position of Chief Financial and Operating Officer and Company Secretary of the OrotonGroup and most recently she was contracted as a Corporate and Financial Consultant to CleanSpace Technology.
Outgoing Chief Financial Officer James McMorron has decided to leave the business to explore new career opportunities.
“On behalf of the Board and the Group Executive team, I would like to thank James for his leadership, hard work and valuable contribution in strengthening our business, ensuring we are well positioned for future growth. We wish James well in his future endeavors,” concluded Adam Castro.
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