Auckland, 13 November 2019 – Teknique, a leading global computer-vision company for consumer and commercial applications, has appointed Anna Davis to the newly created CFO position. Prior to joining Teknique, Anna was Finance Director at Rocket Lab as it transitioned from its R&D focus and Head of Finance for the $1.6B revenue Consumer division at Spark. Outside the technology sector Anna has held senior finance roles at Landcorp Farming and KPMG.

“Teknique is at an exciting point in its growth, rapidly scaling up development and exploring new distribution channels while seeking to retain its core values of innovation and engineering curiosity,” says Anna. “I am passionate about helping Kiwi companies thrive through business growth and developing strong culture, teams and individuals, and looking forward to creating the new CFO role within Teknique.”

“Anna’s experience with early stage as well as complex established businesses, across diverse industries will significantly enhance our ability to scale up, and negotiate with our large customers and supply chain partners,” says Ben Bodley, CEO and founder, Teknique. “Attracting high calibre talent is vital for Kiwi exporters with global ambitions and I welcome Anna’s contributions to building a winning team.”

A member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, Anna is on the Board of YWCA Auckland (Chair of Finance & Risk committee), and belongs to the Institute of Directors. She is a graduate of Victoria University of Wellington (B.Com) and Auckland University’s Strategic CFO Programme.

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