Victor Wong is Head of Finance for Viatris New Zealand and is responsible for the effective operation of the finance function and the financial performance of the business. Victor leads a finance team which provides financial, management, planning support to the operation of the business as it pursues its mission to increase access to affordable, high-quality medicines.
Before joining Viatris, Victor was Company Accountant at Pacific Pharmaceuticals Ltd, a local pharmaceutical manufacturing operation. He was subsequently promoted to Financial Controller in 2009 and was on-hand when Pacific Pharmaceuticals shifted to reduce its footprint and transform into a Sales, Marketing and Distribution operation. He continued to work for the company as it was acquired by Mylan and similarly when it later evolved to be part of Viatris.
Over the course of his career, Victor has had extensive and diverse experience working in local and multinational sectors, such as Pharmaceutical, Auditing, Banking, Telecommunication, and the Rental Car industry.
Victor holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from The University of Auckland and is currently a member of Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand (CAANZ).