Melissa Truscott

Chief Operating Officer

Melissa is a highly accomplished, resilient and experienced leader with extensive management experience across various disciplines including business transformation, finance, human resources, information technology, audit, customer experience, sales and marketing.  Melissa worked within the gaming industry for almost 20 years before transitioning to the property industry in 2005.  She has held senior and executive leadership roles across both industries.  Prior to joining Winarch Capital, Melissa was Group COO for a national multi-jurisdictional organisation within the property industry delivering strata management, facilities management, property sales and management and concierge services. She is highly skilled in the fields of risk management, compliance control, business analysis and process optimisation, along with regulatory and stakeholder management.  Melissa holds a Bachelor of Business (BMgmt/IBMgmt).


Alongside her career commitments, Melissa has served as a board member for a not-for-profit banking institution, as well as five years as a board member for Strata Community Association (NSW), including Chairperson for the Education Committee (NSW), a member of the Audit and Risk Committee (NSW) and a member of the National Education Committee.  She is an advocate for community living education and has been a regular presenter for SCA (NSW) and the City of Sydney at workshops, conferences and seminars.


Winarch Capital is a high-energy, outcome driven Newcastle-based property development firm.


19 Honeysuckle Drive
Newcastle 2300 NSW


Unit 1/15 Prosperity Close
Morisset 2264 NSW

02 4925 8966