Melanie Scheepers Joins Coconut as SVP, People and Culture

Melanie Scheepers Joins Coconut as SVP, People and Culture

Coconut Software would like to welcome Melanie Scheepers to its leadership team as its new Senior Vice President, People and Culture.

Melanie brings 16 years of experience in Human Resources to Coconut. Prior to joining Coconut, Melanie led HR at high-growth company Geotab and managed a team responsible for 5,000 employees at Sykes Enterprises. In 2021, she was named on the Human Resources Director (HRD) Global 100 list of the top HR leaders in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Asia-Pacific and the United Kingdom.

“Right away, I felt the comradery and collaborative spirit on the Coconut team and was impressed by the business offering,” says Melanie on her decision to join Coconut. “I’m thrilled to be part of a great organization that really puts its people first.”

Melanie is excited to help the fast-growing organization scale its processes and level up its people and culture initiatives. “This is a great place to work and maintaining our unique culture is paramount as we grow,” she says.

“From the first time I met Melanie, I knew she would be a perfect fit for Coconut,” says Katherine Regnier, Coconut Software CEO. “Her passion for building people-focused cultures where employees can thrive really showed us she was the right person for the job. I’m confident that her expertise and experience will be a strong asset as we grow our team.”

Melanie graduated from the University of Toronto with a B.Sc in psychology. You can learn more about Melanie here. 

To see open positions at Coconut, visit our careers page

About Coconut Software

Coconut Software makes it effortless for customers to connect with their financial institution. Our appointment scheduling, video banking, and lobby management solutions are used by leading banks and credit unions across North America, including RBC, Arvest Bank, Vancity, and Rogue Credit Union. Organizations that use Coconut benefit from a seamless customer experience that improves NPS, reduces wait times, and increases conversion rates. Founded in 2011, Coconut Software is headquartered in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, with offices in Toronto, Ontario. For more information, please visit

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