Our Team

Lisa Edmonds

Founding Partner
Emmet Consulting Lisa Edmonds

Lisa founded Emmet Consulting with a clear goal to deliver greater commercial impact through brand and marketing. Focussed on creating sustainable strategies that enable clients to create customer value, consistently and profitably, Lisa is exceptionally commercial in her thinking and brutally focussed in her approach to strategy, innovation and creativity.

With over 20 years of international experience, Lisa has been fortunate to work with some of the world’s leading B2B, B2C and Education brands, identifying and initiating major brand strategy, product development and business transformation programmes across multiple markets and platforms.

Melissa Barnes

Senior Consultant
Emmet Consulting Melissa Barnes

Mel is a rare all-rounder with15 years of marketing planning and execution experience, both client and consultancy side. Mel's experience gives her an uncommon appreciation of what it takes to scope and deliver successful marketing strategies in a meaningful and highly commercial way.


Her experience affords her the ability to be equally comfortable working at C-Suite level as she is when overseeing the detailed execution required to ensure plans are turned into meaningful outcomes.

Paul Munkley

Emmet Consulting Paul Munkley

A founding member of Emmet Consulting, Paul has over twenty years of international experience, including more than seven in executive leadership positions spanning Sales, Marketing, Transformation and Business Integration across listed, start up and private equity environments.

Paul's focus areas include Commercial, Sales and Marketing strategy development, and organisational design across both Sales and Marketing. He specialises in revenue and profitability performance improvement across B2B and Education, and has a strong technical background, with extensive experience in the selection, implementation and improvement of returns from CRM and digital marketing investments.

Rachel Molloy

Creative Communications Lead
Emmet Consulting Rachel Molloy

Rachel brings over twenty years’ experience in marketing, communications strategy and copywriting to Emmet consulting. She has worked for large multinational advertising agencies, award winning design houses, large corporations and small business. 

Rachel combines her passion for exploring human behaviour and motivations with her business acumen and creative thinking; creating unique, compelling communications that work hard to unlock business opportunities for Emmet’s clients.

Alongside her business studies and experience, Rachel has studied psychology and sociology and is a qualified psychotherapist, and is also currently completing her masters’ degree. 

Marnie McBride

Graduate Marketeer
Emmet Consulting Marnie

A Melbourne University Graduate, Marnie has a passion for social media and CRM – the backbone that helps us deliver, providing a fresh perspective to all projects.

 Our Bench 

We’re advisory led, which means we always start by ensuring we have the right team for the project. Unlike traditional consultancies and agencies, on the day we started, we made a decision to not hold all of our services in-house. Eight years later, we retain the same core belief - each our client's needs are different, the industries they work within require different experienes and - as such - the expertise we need to bring will vary. 


We work with a broader team of analysts, researchers, data specialists, marketeers, creatives and subject matter experts that consist of some of the best talent in the market, to deliver best practice and maximum value to every client.


As a flavour, we work with MKT - our partner PR agency - and with some of Australia’s leading strategists, CRM, Data and Digital thinkers. The common factor across our broader team is the experience, intelligence and shared values they bring to each and every engagement, as we collaborate for the very best customer outcomes.