John Avagliano is a senior financial executive with extensive management experience across a broad array of information technology, consumer products and media markets, including music, film, cosmetics, health care and apparel. He is currently the principal of Britannia Investments, LLC.
John was previously employed at Warner Music Group (WMG) where he was Senior Vice President, Financial Operations. As Senior Vice President at Warner Music Group, he was responsible for financial oversight of the global manufacturing, distribution and print businesses, worldwide financial planning and analysis, U.S. advertising procurement, real estate management, offices services support and U.S. purchasing activities. Prior to WMG, he was Chief Financial Officer of Warner Home Video (WHV).
In addition to managing the overall finance function at WHV, John led negotiations in acquiring and distributing independent theatrical and TV content, including PBS, Discovery Channel, BBC and National Geographic.
John received his B.S. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania and an M.B.A. in Finance from the Wharton School of Business. He maintains strong ties with Wharton through his participation as a member of the Wharton Secondary School Advisory Board.