13 - 14 June, 2018 | Melbourne, Australia

Melinda Stewart

Group Head of People Connect
Lend Lease

Melinda Stewart (B.E Chem and Grad. Dip. Applied Finance & Investment) is an experienced HR director who joined Lend Lease in February 2013 as the Global Head of HR Services, the HR shared services function supporting more than 12,000 employees worldwide. Prior to joining Lend Lease, Melinda was the Global Head of HR Operations at Macquarie Group, managing the HR and Payroll shared services function and ultimately offshoring it to Manila, Philippines to a captive team of approximately 100 HR, HRIS and payroll employees. Melinda has a vast experience of HR and Payroll systems implementation, outsourcing and operations management, and is focussed on continuous improvement and standardisation of services to maximise efficiencies.



11:35 AM Case Study: Exploring an ERP Implementation across 11 Countries, 8 Jurisdictions, 12,000 Employees and 4 Languages with a 97% Uptake

The need for a better user experience, data analytics and a holistic view of the organization kick started the ERP implementation across performance, compensation and pay roll. This is part of a push towards self service and automation and has been rolled out to eliminate employee pain points, consolidate hire to retire and enhance mobility.
  • Identifying and eliminating employee pain points for a better user experience
  • Reviewing capability and stabilizing the platform
  • Optimizing uptake: Getting executive sponsorship and curating hands-on workshops


Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Melinda.

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