Prinn has a proven history as a financial executive, successfully guiding companies through periods of both business model transformation and growth.
Grass Valley has announced the appointment of Michael Prinn as the company’s new Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective from December 4, 2023. Prinn, with a wealth of experience garnered from leading roles at technology companies such as Poplar Homes and SeaChange International, is set to play a pivotal role in steering Grass Valley through the growth phase of its strategic plan.
Speaking about the new appointment, Jon Wilson, Chief Operating Officer at Grass Valley, said: “Mike’s appointment as CFO represents the final piece in our go-forward leadership team. Mike’s track record as a financial executive includes leading companies through both business model transformation and growth phases. His joining signifies our commitment to further enhancing our operational capabilities and advancing our growth strategy.”
Michael Prinn stated: “I’m incredibly impressed by the hard work and achievements during Grass Valley’s three-year business transformation. I’m excited to be part of the Company as it transitions into its growth phase, especially witnessing the leadership changes and key new hires over the last six months. My aim is to continue driving automation and efficiencies while enhancing our financial model that will play a pivotal role in supporting the company’s growth plans.”
With a proven track record in executive leadership and team building, particularly in the realms of automation and process efficiencies, Prinn’s arrival marks a significant milestone for Grass Valley. His extensive experience aligns seamlessly with the company’s vision for future growth and success.
Grass Valley is poised to leverage Prinn’s leadership and financial acumen to solidify its position as a major player in the dynamic and evolving media and entertainment industry.