mel cowan - Managing Director at Mel Cowan Consulting

Managing Director at Mel Cowan Consulting



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Mel has excelled in a stellar career spanning two decades working with CEO’s and executives on strategy, leadership, cultural change and organizational alignment. He has worked in Europe, the US and in Australasia with and for large consulting agencies. Some of the many private sector clients include Caterpillar, Fujitsu, Thiess, CSC, David Jones, Suncorp, SMS Consulting, Springfield Land Corporation, Warner Brothers, Zurich Insurance, Conrad Hilton and Kentz Corporation Limited

Mel’s public sector experience is equally impressive with clients in over 24 different agencies at all levels of Government. Many of the interventions with government clients were focused on managing staff through major industry restructuring including Energy, Water and Education. Mel has also been heavily involved in partnering and alliances between private and public sector organisations.

mel cowan's Education and Qualifications


Masters/PostGrad - Grad Dip, HRM

Queensland University of Technology


Bachelor/Degree - BA Psych, Psychology

The University of Queensland


second level/high school education -

St Joseph's College, Gregory Terrace