Melissa joins MCEC from her own strategic advisory firm, which she is currently running. Prior to that, she was Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Engagement & Vice President at RMIT University. She has had extensive senior leadership experience and has worked across a variety of sectors including education and banking.
The Chief Commercial Officer role will bring together all the commercial aspects of MCEC’s business under one hat, including IT, Sales and Marketing. It will bolster MCEC’s strong capabilities in this area and focus on driving opportunities and partnerships, both existing and new.
Melissa said she is delighted to be joining MCEC. “It’s an honour to join the MCEC team and be tasked with ensuring one of Melbourne’s most iconic assets remains a world leader and returns to delivering significant economic and cultural value to Victoria.”
Melissa will commence as Chief Commercial Officer at MCEC on Monday 19 July 2021.