HR Director, Asiapac, Atlassian

Kellie is the HR Director, Australia and APAC for Atlassian and is passionate about developing innovative HR practices and building awesome workplace cultures.

Kellie initially consulted to Atlassian for 7 months before accepting the HR Director role in January 2013. With her high energy, desire innovate and not be afraid to challenge the status quo; it was a natural fit for this fast growing and dynamic company. For the past 8 years, Kellie was the successful owner of her own HR Consulting Company, which provided her with many exciting global and local opportunities and the ability to work across a range of industries including technology, finance, professional services, manufacturing and retail.

With a career spanning over 15 years within the human resources industry, Kellie has been fortunate to work for companies including ANZ, Mercer, Perpetual, Computer Science Corporation (CSC), Electronic Data Systems (EDS) and George Western Food.

Kellie’s key objective is to create the world’s best workplace. Talent and culture are the key drivers of our future success. Her plan is to create a culture where people feel they can deliver the best work of their careers.