Hipages appoints Stuart Tucker as CCO
11 Oct 2017
Online trades and services marketplace Hipages has appointed former Commonwealth Bank of Australia executive Stuart Tucker to the newly created role of chief customer officer.
Tucker was previously the bank’s general manager of brand, sponsorship and marketing services, experience he’ll draw on at Hipages where he’ll be overseeing the marketplace’s sales, service and marketing.
Prior to joining the Commonwealth Bank, Tucker was the general manager of marketing and product at Aussie Home Loans for six years, and previously held marketing roles at Optus for 12 years.
Tucker said he’s looking forward to working on Hipages’ end-to-end customer experience and building the marketplace’s brand awareness.
“It’s an exciting business with a strong growth mandate in an intriguing category,” he said.
Hipages chief executive David Vitek said he was thrilled to have someone as experienced and passionate as Tucker join the Hipages team.
“Stuart is a highly talented marketing and brand specialist, with an impressive range of career experience across leading Australian companies,” he said.
Vitek added that Hipages is currently experiencing a growth phase, with staff numbers increasing by 36 percent in the past year and totalling 300 across the Hipages Sydney and Manila, Philippines offices.
Tucker’s appointment is effective immediately.