Exponential-e today announced the appointment of Henry Pepperall as Chief Financial Officer. Pepperall will report into Chief Executive Officer, Lee Wade and will serve on the company’s Senior Management Team.
Pepperall has extensive experience leading financial operations for high-growth businesses. His experience spans 23 years, starting at Vauxhall Motors where he remained for a number of years before moving on to international electrical giant, Electrolux, where he rose to Financial Controller turning a loss making services division in to a profitable one.
Most recently, he served as Financial Director at technology reseller, Kelway, overseeing acquisitions and a management buyout before managing the completion of the CDW acquisition of Kelway in 2015.
Henry Pepperall, CFO, Exponential-e, commented: “I am very excited to be joining Exponential-e. Lee Wade and the team have done a fantastic job building the business to become one of the most financially sound in its sector. Exponential-e has achieved exceptional growth, delivering 40% EBITDA CAGR over the last three years. I’m joining at a pivotal time, as the business now starts to plan its next phase of growth. I look forward to shaping the future for our customers and employees alike.”
The appointment follows a number of key strategic hires this year as the company expands its leadership team, which includes the appointment of Jazz Sandhu as Marketing Director, who re-joins the firm after serving as Head of Marketing for two years from 2012-2014.
Commenting on the recent appointments, Lee Wade, CEO, Exponential-e said: “Henry brings a wealth of senior leadership experience in managing complex financial operations in changing climates. His expertise will be invaluable as we deliver on our ambitious growth plans over the coming years. I’m also delighted to welcome back Jazz to the organisation. She will be leading the strategic approach to reaching our markets and overseeing the digital transformation of our marketing operations.”