Exec&Boards Meet The Team V2

Melanie Pecanek

Melanie Pecanek

Senior Partner

Melanie Pecanek's recruitment career began in Melbourne in 2008 where she commenced in Business Support and Marketing/Communications/Digital recruitment before moving to executive recruitment 6 years ago. With over a decade of recruitment experience now under her belt, Melanie has a well-honed ability to form long-lasting professional business relationships with her clients and candidates and a proven ability to source and place the best talent within employers of choice.

For the past three years, Melanie had been a Principal Recruitment Consultant with Davidson’s Executive & Boards (Melbourne) before moving into the role of Partner. At Davidson, Melanie partners with organisational leaders including Board Directors, CEOs, Directors, Executives and General Managers to help with all of their recruitment needs. This includes determining strategies for sourcing and retaining exceptional talent and managing the full cycle of the recruitment process or providing them with career advice, support and encouragement to ultimately help them find their next amazing role. 

Melanie’s areas of sector specialisation at Davidson Executive & Boards include:
• Government – Local, State, Statutory Authorities
• Health
• Not-For-Profit 
• Higher Education

Melanie holds a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) majoring in Archaeology from the University of Adelaide and when not at work, Melanie enjoys exploring food, wine and the world.