Chris Matema has been appointed Head of Finance at LV Care Group, a Jersey based care provider.
Chris will have overall responsibility of the finance function of the Group, overseeing the maintenance of the Group’s accounting practices and managing the Finance Team.
Chris, a Chartered Accountant who hails from Zimbabwe has experience in audit, fund accounting and group reporting settings.
Prior to joining LV Group, Chris worked as Specialist Group Reporting and Technical Accounting Manager for the Government of Jersey, leading a team responsible for developing and implementing a group reporting best practices across the States of Jersey.
Chris commented: “I am delighted to have joined LV Care Group and look forward to working with the company’s leadership team to develop and implement strategies to continue delivering service excellence, as well aligning the Finance activities with the wider objectives of the Group.”
LV Care Group operate six homes in Jersey, and one in the Isle of Man. They also operate Home Care provisions in each jurisdiction, a counselling service and pharmacy in Jersey. Planning applications have been submitted for two further homes in Jersey and two in the Isle of Man.
Nick Bettany, CEO and co-founder of LV Care Group said: “We are delighted to welcome Chris to the LV Group at an exciting time for the company. He has a wide skill set and we look forward to him participating in Group financial strategies to enable further growth of the business and its infrastructure.”