Executive in Residence (XiR)

Nadine Melind brings more than three decades of experience working in a variety of positions at Rolls-Royce Corporation in Indianapolis to her role as Executive in Residence (XiR) at Boomerang Ventures. She is an expert in defense aerospace business development, customer relationship management and solution design.

Nadine’s last role at Rolls-Royce was Director of Services Growth and Solution Design, leading a team of intrapreneurs developing SaaS products for customers, and was a key contributor to the Rolls-Royce Defense digital transformation strategy.

Over her career, Nadine held leadership roles, including Product Program Manager, Business Development Manager, Customer Management Executive, Director of Business Development, and Services Strategy Executive.

Nadine earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology and History from Franklin College in Franklin, Indiana, and an MBA in Business Administration from Indiana Wesleyan University.