"Jenni joins the business following an extensive global search and is a welcome addition to our executive team. Jenni's strong public markets, international and scale up technology experience comprise a unique set of skills and expertise that is particularly relevant to Whispir given our growth ambitions," said Whispir CEO Jeromy Wells.
"We are very much looking forward to Jenni joining the team, leading our Finance function and supporting the business more broadly as we execute our strategic plan."
Pilcher is an experienced financial leader. She joins the company from Mach7 Technologies where she served as global CFO and company secretary.
Her previous roles include CFO and action CEO at Alchemia, CFO and company secretary at Mesoblast, corporate accountant at Spotless, and senior financial accountant at Cadbury Schweppes.
Pilcher started her career at PwC in New Zealand.
She holds a bachelor's degree in accounting from Massey University.
Pilcher will take up the position on 1 November 2021 after Justin Owen steps down from the role. He will be retained in a consulting capacity for as long as required to ensure a smooth transition.