Justus is a digital retail executive with 20 years’ experience working in consultancy, technical and business leadership roles across Australia, USA, Hong Kong, China and New Zealand.
He was most recently based in Hong Kong and Shanghai as Chief Technology Officer for MyMM, a joint venture between Wharf Holdings, Lane Crawford Joyce Group and eCargo. In this role he was responsible for product, engineering and service, building a team from scratch and successfully launching a comprehensive marketplace platform product.
Prior to this, Justus founded e-commerce consultancy Amblique in 1999 and grew it into a leading agency servicing major retail groups and global brand owners. Amblique was recognised as one of Australia's top 100 fastest growing companies by Business Review Weekly three years in a row and has won a number of awards for its clients. In 2013 STW Group, now WPP ANZ (ASX:SGN), acquired a minority stake of the business and in 2015 eCargo (ASX:ECG) acquired the entire business.
In 2012 Justus brought the world-leading SaaS based Demandware platform to Australia and New Zealand and became the local reseller for the technology that is powering many of the world's most successful retail brands online. Justus sat on the Demandware partner advisory board for four years. Demandware was acquired by Salesforce in June 2016.
In 2018 Justus relocated his family to Auckland to join the Warehouse Group as CEO of TheMarket.