Greg Ellis was appointed as CEO of MYOB in August 2019.
Greg has over 30 years’ business experience, including 10 as a CEO, within the online industry across digital advertising, e-commerce, telecommunications and software. He has worked in Australia, Asia and Europe running both public and private companies and most recently served as CEO of Scout 24 AG, where he was responsible for the commercial operations of the company and was instrumental in its public listing on the DAX in 2015.
During his tenure at Scout 24, Greg Ellis implemented a new operating model for the business improving revenue, reducing net debt and increasing investor returns. Prior to that he was CEO of Australian online real estate company REA Group from 2008 to 2014, where he led the development of a product strategy that resulted in sustained profitable growth for the company and a ~650% increase in market capitalisation.
He was also REA’s member representative on the Business Council of Australia for three years. Earlier in his career, he was Marketing Director Asia Online Services at Microsoft, Managing Director of the Online division for Truvo BV as well as Managing Director of Sensis Interactive and Group Manager of Marketing for Telstra Corporation.
Greg Ellis holds a Bachelor of Business from the Queensland University of Technology.