Chief Financial Officer
Richard Neave joined W2O Group in September 2016 to become its Chief Financial Officer. At W2O Group, he oversees all financial aspects – planning, reporting, risk assessment, M&A, and budget management – as the firm scales to grow globally.
Richard brings robust financial expertise and experience in the pharmaceutical and media sectors, including business planning and analysis. Previously, he was Global CFO at Huntsworth Health where he headed the strategic finance functions across the business and led the budgeting and audit process as well as acquisition integration. His career has included financial positions at Ogilvy, Medialink, and Edelman.
A Chartered Accountant from Australia, Richard holds his Bachelor of Business in Accounting and Finance from Griffith University in Australia. Departing from the land down under to London in the '90s, then to the east coast of the United States, Richard and his family now reside in San Francisco, close to W2O's headquarters. Having grown up in the Adelaide region with some of the best wine growing areas in the world, his love of reds is well known.