Aleks Vickovich steps into the newly created role with editorial oversight of Fintech Business and other financial services titles Investor Daily, ifa, Risk Adviser and Adviser Innovation.
Mr Vickovich will return home from the US, where he served as contributing editor at Momentum Media and worked as a communications adviser to executives and entrepreneurs in the fintech and investment sectors. He was also a speechwriter for a US congressman and a freelance foreign correspondent.
Prior to relocating to the US, he was editor, wealth, at Momentum Media (then Sterling Publishing) and a senior journalist across the company’s numerous brands and communities.
“We are delighted to welcome Aleks back home and eager to implement his learnings from 18 months in the US in ways that add value to our readers, clients and stakeholders,” said Russell Stephenson, head of wealth, legal, SME and defence at Momentum Media.
“Tim Stewart will continue in his role as editor and build on the excellent work he and his team of talented news reporters and content specialists have done over the past year and a half, while Aleks will provide guidance to the editorial team, work on our market-leading events and sponsored content initiatives, and spearhead new projects,” Mr Stephenson said.
The announcement follows the recent launch of the inaugural Australian Fintech Business Awards. Submissions and nominations are now open with winners to be unveiled at a premium cocktail event in Sydney on 24 February 2017. For more information, please click here.