Fabian Marrone

Chief Marketing Officer, Monash University

Fabian Marrone is the Chief Marketing Officer of Monash University and leads the strategic marketing and communications for the organisation. Prior to that he was Vice-President of Marketing and Partnerships (APAC and EMEA) for three years. Hobsons specialises in global student marketing and recruitment. He has also held senior marketing positions with Adecco Group UK and Ireland, and CAMMS APAC, North America and UK.

Fabian has developed an international reputation for his expertise in digital transformation and marketing. His record includes managing the world’s largest prospective international student survey in partnership with 58 universities globally. His vast skill set in strategic planning, marketing and sales enabled Hobsons to achieve international market penetration and thought leadership status. Mr Marrone designed a data science and digital marketing methodology at Hobsons that was adopted by 12 universities across the globe within 12 months.

Fabian holds a broad range of qualifications in addition to his extensive university and industry experience. These include a Business Double Degree in Marketing Management and Administrative Management from the University of South Australia, qualifications in digital marketing, agile project management, social media and google analytics, together with media training.