Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Intuit Continues Australia Expansion; Creates Country Manager Position

High-achieving, Multi-faceted Executive to Lead Growth, Customer Care
SYDNEY – 18 February 2014 – Intuit Inc., the maker of QuickBooks, has appointed Nicolette Maury to the newly created position of country manager and managing director for Intuit Australia to lead its rapidly expanding presence in Australia.
Recognised for recruiting and developing high-performing teams, Maury heads Intuit’s fast-growing sales, marketing and customer care team, which is expected to double in size this year to meet strong demand from Australian small businesses, accountants, bookkeepers and partners.
Most recently director of strategy and customer programs at eBay, Maury has led a variety of workgroups involved in new business development and incubation, social innovation and customer experience.
In 2013, Maury won an AFR Boss Young Executive of the Year award. Before joining eBay in 2006, she was a strategy consultant with the Boston Consulting Group where she helped grow the customer base of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra. 
"Intuit’s QuickBooks is building a great reputation in this country, so it’s exciting to get in on the ground floor of a company with such a strong growth trajectory,” Maury said.
Brad Paterson, Intuit’s vice president and managing director for Asia-Pacific said: “Nicolette is a high-achieving, multi-faceted executive who has the capability to broaden Intuit’s reach and depth of customer experience. She is a great asset for our growing Australian operation.”
Maury earned a Bachelor of Science degree in industrial chemistry at the University of New South Wales (Sydney) and is currently studying part time for an MBA through the Australian Graduate School of Management.