No matter where we’ve come from before joining Wilcom, we all become passionate about embroidery, even to the point of examining the stitch quality on our friend’s shirts!
Our head office is in Sydney Australia and our team is made up of people from many different cultures and backgrounds. People seem to stay a long time with Wilcom, while we get new blood every now and again, we also have many veterans who have been committed to Wilcom for 10 - 20 years and more!
People describe us like a family. We’re honest, open and work together. Anyone can bring forward a new idea, and we value creative thinking, persistence and good relationships.
Our global team includes our staff, partners and resellers all over the world. The industry expertise and local knowledge our team brings means we can deliver products and services that suit different markets and needs.
Wilcom is a privately held company with an independent board that provides governance, strategy guidance and financial oversight. An Executive team, reporting to the board, manages the operational aspects of the business.
David is Principal of the Four Bells Group and a director and advisor to a number of companies specializing in the technology and financial markets sectors. His background is in the management and development of businesses in the technology sector, an area where David Bell has over 30 years direct business experience.
Denis is a senior advisor and associate of Four Bells. His extensive experience in IT comes from senior executive roles within US multi-national StorageTek, Powercorp Group and Axon Systems. More recently, as an Executive Director at Origin Capital, Denis specialised in technology sector mergers and acquisitions, as well as being on the Board of a fund investing in early stage technology companies.
Bruce is a Principal at Fourbells Advisory. He has worked in government, the private sector and the not-for profit sector. He has strong and diverse experience working in foreign cultures, establishing new relationships and building projects from nothing.
Commercial experience includes working in the banking sector in Europe, building and taking a small enterprise onto the ASX, redesigning and remodelling thirty year
business models, and working to deliver against TQM (government) and ISO standards. He was worked in places as diverse as Pakistan, Yemen, China, Saudi Arabia and New Jersey. He has strong leadership skills and has successfully built, repaired and led teams through difficult and challenging circumstances. He has reported directly to Federal Government ministers, to shareholders (public accountability and scrutiny) and to donors, all of whom have demanded and received transparent and ethical delivery of plans and solutions.
Adrian is the Sales Director and has worked with Wilcom since 1993 in several roles including Finance and Operations. He has a deep understanding of the Wilcom business and its International sales organisation. Possessing strong commercial and financial skills Adrian is able to deliver successful business outcomes for Wilcom and its partners.
Bill is one of the original founders of Wilcom and has been with the organization since its inception over 30 years ago. With his engineering and development background, Bill has driven Wilcom’s world renowned stitch processing capabilities. His highly regarded knowledge of the commercial and home craft embroidery and design markets has meant that Wilcom products have been at the forefront of usability and technical capabilities in its selected markets.
Vanja joined the Wilcom Accounting Team in October 1999. She was the Group Accountant before being appointed by the Board of Directors to the role of Group Financial Controller in March 2013 and then promoted to the role of Chief Financial Officer in October 2015. Vanja possesses strong leadership and management qualities and is a graduate from the University of NSW, where she completed her Masters of Commerce, majoring in Accounting.
Richard has worked in the world of digital e-commerce and marketing for over 27 years, bringing a wealth of knowledge and experience to the Wilcom team. Having honed his experience in the forward thinking UK digital market, he found himself taking the lead when arriving in Australia. Having also had a background in web design, he has passion for the creative and has assembled an incredibly innovative and imaginative marketing team delivering stunning fresh branding.
Alex joined the Wilcom team in June 2018 and is responsible for the development, delivery and life-cycle management of the company’s products. He has extensive experience in the creation and management of high-technology hardware and software products for Honeywell, Siemens and Integrated Research. Having worked both in Australia and in Germany, his international experience adds great value to the team. Alex is also very passionate about creating amazing products for Wilcom's global customers.