Areas of Practice

  • General Commercial
  • Sports Administration
  • For Purpose, Community and CSR
  • General Business Services – Marketing & Communications

Umberto Mecchi – Consultant

Brand Strategy, Marketing, Commercial Partnerships


Umberto is a seasoned marketing professional with over 30 years experience in senior marketing and strategic roles.

His simple but effective application of strategic marketing fundamentals has enabled Umberto to create breakthrough marketing programs and brand campaigns for leading brands in Australia.

Umberto’s work has been consistently recognised by industry for excellence having received numerous accolades including an 11th place ranking in the coveted CMO Top 50 list in Australia for his Marketing Influence and Excellence (2017).

Whilst working principally in the finance and superannuation industry, he also created Australia’s most effective corporate partnerships providing strong and measurable support for professional sports clubs, tourism businesses and major events.

Current Boards

Director – Boroondara Eagles FC

Previous Roles

Chief Marketing Officer – Host Plus
Director – EJ Whitten Foundation
Member – Risk & Audit Committee / Fundraising Committee – Jesuit Social Services
Campaign Strategy Director – The Shannon Company
Exec Director : Marketing – Industry Funds Management Pty Ltd
Strategy Director – trademarkDM
Marketing Manager – Zurich Australia
Strategic Marketing Manager – AXA Australia
Marketing Manager – ANZ Bank


Bachelor of Business – Marketing
Graduate Diploma of Leadership
Graduate – Aust Institute of Company Directors