Viva Energy Australia Pty Ltd (“Viva Energy”) is pleased to announce that Amanda Fleming has joined the company as Chief People and Technology Officer, effective October 2019. Amanda brings over 20 years experience across Retail, Fast Food and FMCG leading business-wide transformations, as well as Human Resources, Merchandise, Operations and Commercial functions.
CEO, Scott Wyatt, said “We are delighted to welcome Amanda to our team. As a member of Viva Energy’s Executive Leadership Team, Amanda will lead the company’s effort to build world class talent and digital capabilities which are critical to achieving the company’s retail, commercial and operational strategies. We have exciting plans and I am looking forward to Amanda helping us deliver on these."
Amanda said, “I’m excited to have such a unique opportunity to drive innovation and create value through our people and technology. Viva Energy’s extensive Retail Network provides the perfect platform for innovation, digital transformation and value creation. I’m looking forward to working with Viva Energy’s talented team as we build the strategic foundations of our future together.”
Prior to joining Viva Energy, Amanda was the Chief Transformation Officer (CTO) and Managing Director, Commercial, for Super Retail Group, the owners of Super Cheap Auto, rebel, Boating, Camping, Fishing (BCF) and MacPac. Previously Amanda has held executive roles including Director of Human Resources for Coles Group in the Wesfarmers organisation, Chief Operations Officer and Chief People Officer for Pizza Hut USA, and Human Resources Director for Mars in Australia (where she also served as European Organisational Development Manager for Mars in the UK and Europe).
About Viva Energy
Viva Energy is one of Australia’s leading energy companies and supplies approximately a quarter of the country’s liquid fuel requirements. It is the exclusive supplier of high quality Shell fuels and lubricants in Australia through an extensive network of more than 1,250 service stations across the country.
Viva Energy Australia owns and operates the strategically located Geelong Refinery in Victoria, and operates bulk fuels, aviation, bitumen, marine, chemicals and lubricants businesses supported by more than 20 terminals and 50 airports and airfields across the country.