Brings over 15 years of accounting and M&A auditing experience to further enhance Janus’s financial reporting and integration capabilities
Janus International Group, Inc. (NYSE: JBI) (“Janus” or the “Company”), a leading provider of cutting-edge access control technologies and building product solutions for the self-storage and other commercial and industrial sectors, today announced the appointment of David Vanevenhoven as Chief Accounting Officer, on February 20, 2023. He will report directly to Janus’s CFO, Anselm Wong. Mr. Vanevenhoven brings over 15 years of experience in financial accounting and auditing to oversee Janus’s accounting function, financial reporting, and internal controls.
Mr. Vanevenhoven has a proven history of leading financial and regulatory reporting, auditing, and mergers and acquisitions teams, including financial due diligence and integration of several transactions. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Vanevenhoven served as Global Controller at Mirion Technologies (NYSE: MIR), where he led the accounting for and integration of eight different acquisitions / divestitures and was highly involved in their successful SPAC merger to become a public company. Prior to his tenure at Mirion Technologies, Mr. Vanevenhoven oversaw financial reporting and accounting processes as Assistant Corporate Controller/Director of Accounting at Fleet Farm. Earlier in his career, Mr. Vanevenhoven held senior auditing positions at KPMG. Mr. Vanevenhoven is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a bachelors degree in Accounting from the University of Wisconsin Eau-Claire.
Mr. Wong commented, “David is a proven leader with an extensive background of overseeing global accounting policies and leading the accounting and integration of several domestic and international acquisitions. His diverse experience in public company accounting and auditing at a wide range of companies and history of leading global accounting operations will make him a great asset to the Janus team. We look forward to David’s contributions to our corporate accounting practices as we continue to build on our sustainable, high-returns business focused on delivering premier solutions, effective technologies, and dependable service to our customers in the self-storage industry.”
Mr. Vanevenhoven stated, “I am excited about the opportunity to continue building out a best-in-class accounting and finance organization to support Janus’s growth initiatives. I look forward to working alongside the talented leadership team to help contribute to Janus’s momentum and achieve their financial objectives.”
Following the Company’s release of its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2022 and the corresponding release of 2022 fiscal year-end earnings, Mr. Vanevenhoven will thereafter act as the Company’s principal accounting officer.
About Janus International Group
Janus International Group, Inc. (www.JanusIntl.com) is a leading global manufacturer and supplier of turn-key self-storage, commercial and industrial building solutions, including roll-up and swing doors, hallway systems, re-locatable storage units and facility and door automation technologies. The Janus team operates out of several U.S. locations and six locations internationally.
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In addition to factors previously disclosed in Janus’s reports filed with the SEC and those identified elsewhere in this communication, the following factors, among others, could cause actual results to differ materially from forward-looking statements or historical performance: (i) risks of the self-storage industry; (ii) the highly competitive nature of the self-storage industry and Janus’s ability to compete therein; and (iii) the risk that the demand outlook for Janus’s products may not be as strong as anticipated.
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