Michael is extremely experienced in building and scaling high-growth companies following a long career in finance
Michael Bateman has joined the Outpost VFX Board of Directors.
Michael has enjoyed a long, successful career in finance working with high-growth organisations in the UK. At Outpost he is working to develop key financial systems that will provide valuable support as we continue to grow throughout the rest of 2018 and into 2019.
His previous role was at private firm WDS, which was sold to Xerox in 2012 for $100m. Prior to the sale, Michael helped oversee the growth of the firm from £1m turnover to £75m and a jump from 50 employees to 3,000 worldwide.
As COO at WDS, Michael set up and led businesses in Australia, Singapore, South Africa and USA as well as satellite offices in Dubai, Beijing, Paris.
We're really pleased to have Michael on board as we move into an incredibly exciting period of development.