The Realestate.com.au Chief Financial Officer, Owen Wilson, has been appointed as the CEO of the group.
Before joining REA Group, he was CFO and Company Secretary at Chandler MacLeod Group Ltd, leading the Finance and Mergers & Acquisition functions. Previously, Owen worked with ANZ for 15 years in strategic roles including Head of Retail Banking – Asia, he has also held successful careers with KPMG in Melbourne and London. Owen holds a Bachelor of Commerce, Accounting and Computer Science from Deakin University.
Mr. Wilson is well qualified for the role as well as experienced in the Company and the Industry. He joined REA Group in 2014 as Chief Financial Officer and has been responsible for all aspects of the Group’s finance portfolio including strategy, M&A, and operations.
The stock market should be pleased with this appointment.