Kellie Egan

Chief People Officer, Marketplacer

Kellie has over 20 years of experience in HR, with most of her experience in high-growth technology companies. Kellie is currently a Chief People Officer with Marketplacer, a global software company focusing on connecting the world through commerce. With a focus on growing the team in Australia and the US, her experiences of scaling businesses is invaluable. 

Kellie thrives on building awesome cultures and helping them scale and has had the opportunity to do this across a range of tech start-ups, with the most noticeable being Atlassian, where  Kellie was the HR Director, Asia Pacific  for 5 years. Atlassian are well recognized for many achievements and being in the Top 3 Best Places to Work in Australia whilst she was part of the team.  

In business speak, Kellie is known for her high energy, challenging the status quo and pragmatic HR style. In real day to day speak, she has an addiction to patting dogs, is her liveliest early in the morning and dreams of being a professional dog walker and sea kayak guide.  

Her goal is to create a workplace culture where people do the best work of their life. Kellie aims to achieve this by focusing on developing leaders at all levels, improving the way we communicate remotely and in the office and embedding well defined company values.