Finance Team (FiT)
The Finance Team is responsible for managing the finances of the Joomla project including budgets, accounting, oversight, and policy.
- Legal & Financial
- Date Started
- January 2014
|Martijn Boomsma Netherlands||Team Leader||Jan 2014|
|Mike "Demo" Demopoulos United States||Assistant Team Leader||Treasurer||Feb 2017|
|Robert Jacobi United States||PLT Liaison||Aug 2016|
|Saurabh Shah India||Member||Purchasing (Provisional)||Feb 2016|
|Joomler||Position||Role||Date Started||Date Ended|
|Victor Drover||Team Leader||Nov 2013||Aug 2016|
|Javier Gomez Spain||PLT Liaison||Nov 2013||Feb 2015|
|Olaf Offick Ireland||CLT Liaison||Nov 2013||May 2015|
|Peter Bui Australia||CLT Liaison||Nov 2015||Sep 2016|
Each year we set our budget based on our projected income. As is shown in the 2015 budget, our total projected revenue was $695,575. The bulk of the projected revenue comes from corporate sponsorship ($189,170), Google AdSense revenue ($132,000), and affiliate-related revenue associated with...Read more: Re-budgeting completed for 2015 to address changes in revenue
On October 8th, the board of Open Source Matters approved version 1.0 of the Financial Policy to govern financial matters across the the entire project. The policy can be found on the Open Source Matters website at the followig...Read more: Financial Policy Approved
Meeting Report The FiT team held their annual sprint in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA on Sep. 25-27. This location was chosen as it is close to one of the team members, saving on travel and hotels. The event was well-organized and ran smoothly. The venue was Aloft Milwaukee Downtown....Read more: 2015 Fit Sprint Report
FiT team members may perform a number of duties such as:
- managing finances
- managing conflict of interest
- preparing financial policy and oversight
- implementing accounting best practices
- reconciling bank records
- preforming day-to-day accounting
- managing corporate accounts and relationships
- managing investments
The Fit is a small team but we are always looking for dedicated volunteers.
If you are interested to join, please contact the FiT team Group Leader directly via their profile.
Note: All members of the Finance Team must undergo a background check before joining and all new members will have a 3-month provisional status to ensure the right fit for the team.
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