Melissa oversees Partnerships and Operations at Delegate. Melissa started the company together with her Co-Founder Jacqueline after realizing the market gap and inefficiencies of the events industry in Asia. Prior to founding Delegate, Melissa ran Partner Relations and Account Management at a global luxury lifestyle group. A graduate of Ecole Hoteliere de Lausanne, Melissa brings to Delegate a high level of insight to the hospitality and events industry while providing strong organisational frameworks.
Jacqueline heads up User Acquisition and Community Building and is the main driver of Delegate’s strategy and growth. Under Jacqueline’s leadership, Delegate has managed to capture a significant userbase and market share since the launch of the platform in August 2015. Jacqueline met Co-Founder Melissa while running Business Development and Marketing for a luxury group. She read Finance at Australian National University.
Amerson is currently serving as the Technical Advisor of Delegate. After reading computer science at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), he went on to spend some time in the Singapore Air Force before returning to his roots in the software business. He built his foundations as a Software Engineer at Pivotal Labs, a San Francisco consultancy, before becoming a tech lead in Palantir Technologies’ Asia Business Development team.