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Chris Akayan

Head of Culture & Capability

BEc (Hons)

Chris Akayan was appointed Head of Culture & Capability in March 2017. He is responsible for Human Resources, Sustainability, HSE and Innovation. Chris joined Mirvac in August 2014 as Group General Manager, Human Resources.

Chris has more than 13 years’ exposure to the property sector with extensive experience across human resources, leadership, organisational development, succession planning, learning and development, diversity and employee engagement.

Prior to joining Mirvac, Chris spent nearly 10 years at Stockland, with two years in London as Head of HR and Corporate Affairs in Stockland’s UK business. Chris has also held senior consulting positions with Capgemini and EY with a HR, Change and Leadership focus.

Chris holds a Bachelor of Economics (Hons) from the University of Sydney.

Chris's latest publications

Leya during Hatch workshop

Building a Culture of Innovation At Mirvac - The Story So Far

16 September 2020

At Mirvac, our mission is to Reimagine Urban Life, which means we’re always searching for ways to improve the urban experience for people living in our cities.