Svitzer Australia has appointed Michael Hill as its new chief financial officer from a Canadian winery
Mr Hill joined in April 2021 from a role in finance and operations at Mission Hill Family Estate, an emerging wine producer in British Columbia, Canada, and is reporting to Svitzer Australia managing director Nicolaj Noes.
Mr Hill has a wealth of experience in senior executive roles across other industries, including aviation and logistics. He previously held roles in Australia for Rand Transport and National Jet Systems.
At Svitzer Australia, he will lead several financial transformation projects, including new system development and driving operational efficiency.
Mr Hill is responsible for leading the finance function and driving the business’s financial performance, including business planning, financial reporting, and corporate governance.
He is a qualified chartered accountant and holds a Bachelor of Commerce honours degree.